Category (Document Type)

Category Type allows users to filter based on a particular or specified set of Document Types. Please note, the Document / Category Type in's Search API is sensitive to capitalization. Also, the all documents that are categorized as "Manual" will be premium content.

The list below are the category / document types currently supported by our APIs, along with the Meta-Category they fall under.

The definition of each category /document type and meta-category can be found on this page Category (Document Type) Definitions.

Category Type Meta Category Type Jurisdictions
Act Legislation
Administration Instrument Agency Updates {UK}
Administrative Letter Enforcements {US-VA}
Administrative Order Enforcements
Advice Agency Updates {INT}
Advisory Letter Guidance {US-LA}
Advisory Visit Agency Updates {UK}
Agency Update Agency Updates
Announcement News {US-MS,US-IL}
Annual Competition Report Reports {UK}
Annual Report Reports {INT,UK}
Approach Document Agency Updates {UK}
Audit Agency Updates {UK}
Bill Legislation
Bill Analysis Agency Updates {US-FL}
Blog News {INT,US}
BSA/AML Agency Updates {US}
Bulletin News
Business Plan Agency Updates {UK}
Calls for Input Letters & Comments {UK}
Cancellation Notice Notices {UK}
Cease and Desist Enforcements
CFR Regulations {US}
CFR Navigation Regulations {US}
Circular Regulations
Civil Money Penalty Enforcements {US}
Closed Consultation Agency Updates {UK}
Comment Letters & Comments
Conference Events {UK}
Consent Order Enforcements
Consultation Agency Updates {INT,UK}
Consultation Outcome Agency Updates {UK}
Consultation Paper Regulations {UK,INT,MYS}
Consultation Report Reports {INT}
Consultation Response Agency Updates {UK}
Consultative Document Agency Updates {INT}
Consumer Affairs Letters Letters & Comments {US}
Consumer Alert Agency Updates
Consumer Financial Protection Update Agency Updates {US}
Corporate Document Agency Updates {UK}
Corporate Report Reports {UK}
Correspondence Letters & Comments {UK}
Cybersecurity Agency Updates {US}
Decision Enforcements
Decision and Notice Notices {UK}
Decision Notice Notices {UK}
Disciplinary Action Enforcements {US}
Discussion Paper Research & Papers {CA,UK}
Emergency Rule Regulations
Enforcement Enforcements
Enforcement reports Reports {CH}
Enrolled Bill Legislation {US-OH}
Event Events {UK,US}
Examination Manual Guidance {US}
Executive Order Regulations {US-AZ,BHS}
Exemptive Order Enforcements {US}
FAQ Agency Updates {US,INT,MYS}
Feedback Statement Letters & Comments {UK}
Final Decision Enforcements {US-MI}
Finalised Guidance Guidance {UK}
Final Judgement Enforcements {US-CA}
Final Notice Enforcements {UK}
Final Order Enforcements
Final Report Reports {INT}
Financial Report Reports {US}
Financial Sanction Enforcements {US}
Financial Stability Agency Updates {UK}
FOI Release Agency Updates {UK}
Form Agency Updates
Guidance Guidance
Guidance Consultation Guidance {UK}
Guideline Guidance
Handbook Guidance {UK,US}
Impact Assessment Reports {UK}
Independent Report Reports {UK}
Industry Letter Guidance {US-NY}
Inflation Report Reports {UK}
Insurance reports Reports {CH}
Inter-Agency Agreement Agency Updates {US-NY}
Internal Document Agency Updates {US}
International Treaty Agency Updates {UK}
Interpretive Letter Letters & Comments {US-WA}
Interpretive Statement Guidance {US-WA}
Judgement Enforcements {US-CA}
Law Legislation
Letter Letters & Comments {INT,CA,UK,US}
Letters to Credit Unions Letters & Comments {US}
Letters to Federal Credit Unions Letters & Comments {US}
Mainstream News News {INT,US}
Manual Guidance
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Market Conduct Examination Report Reports {US-AZ,US-DE}
Media Release News {INT}
Meeting Minutes Events {UK}
Memorandum Agency Updates
Memorandum of Understanding Agency Updates {UK}
Monetary Penalty Enforcements {UK}
Monetary Policy Committee Agency Updates {UK}
Mortgagee Letter Letters & Comments {US}
Mortgage Lending Agency Updates {US}
National Statistics Research & Papers {UK}
News News
Newsletter News {UK}
News Release News {UK,US}
No Action Letter Letters & Comments {US,US-WA}
Note Agency Updates {UK}
Notice Notices
Notice of Intent Enforcements {US}
Official Statistics Agency Updates {UK}
Op-ed Agency Updates {US}
Open Consultation Agency Updates {UK}
Opinion Agency Updates {INT,US-WA}
Opinion Letter Guidance {US-CA}
Order Enforcements
Ordinance Regulations {MYS,JP}
Overview Report Reports {UK}
Policy and Guidance Guidance {UK}
Policy Paper Research & Papers {UK}
Policy Statement Regulations {UK,US-WA}
PPI Corporate Document Agency Updates {UK}
PRA Regulatory Digest Agency Updates {UK}
Preliminary Report Reports {INT}
Presidential Document Agency Updates {US}
Press Release News
Principles Agency Updates {INT}
Prohibition from Banking Enforcements {US}
Promotional Agency Updates {UK}
Proposal Agency Updates {INT}
Proposed Rule Regulations
Prudential Regulation Regulations {UK}
Public Act Legislation
Publication Research & Papers {INT,UK}
Publication Agency Updates {INT,UK}
Public Consultation Regulations {INT}
Quick Compliance Guides {US}
Regulatory Agenda Item Regulations {US}
Regulatory Alert Agency Updates {US}
Regulatory Digest Agency Updates {UK}
Regulatory Statement Agency Updates {INT}
Report Reports {INT,UK,US}
Requirement Notice Notices {UK}
Research Research & Papers {UK}
Research Publication Research & Papers {INT}
Response Letters & Comments {UK}
Risk Alert Agency Updates {US}
Rule Regulations
Seminar Events {UK}
Servicing Guide Guidance {US}
Settlement Agreement Enforcements
Speech Agency Updates {INT,US,UK}
Sponsor Notice Agency Updates {UK}
SR Letter Letters & Comments {US}
Standards Regulations {INT}
State Code Regulations
State Code Navigation
Statement Agency Updates {INT,UK}
Statement of Policy Regulations {UK}
Statistical Data Set Agency Updates {UK}
Statute Legislation
Statute Navigation
Statutory Guidance Guidance {UK}
Summary of Conclusions Agency Updates {INT}
Supervisory Guidance Guidance {US-LA,US}
Supervisory Letter Letters & Comments {US}
Supervisory Notice Notices {UK}
Supervisory reports Reports {CH}
Supervisory Statement Agency Updates {UK}
Term Sheet Agency Updates {US}
Testimony Agency Updates {US}
Transparency reports Reports {CH}
Undertaking Agency Updates {UK}
Unified Regulatory Agenda Regulations {US}
US Code Legislation {US}
US Code Navigation {US}
US Public Law Legislation {US}
Waivers and CRR Notice Notices {UK}
Warning Notice Notices {UK}
Weekly Report Reports {UK}
Whitepaper Research & Papers {US}
Working Paper Research & Papers {INT,UK}
Workshop Events {UK}