Version 10 of the Handbook was published on 1 July 2014. For more information, please click "History" above.
The SRA Handbook Glossary 2012 shall apply to these rules and, unless the context otherwise requires:
all italicised terms within these rules shall be defined; and
terms within these rules shall be interpreted,
in accordance with the Glossary.
These regulations prescribe the charges to be paid to the SRA by:
who are the subject of a discipline investigation;
persons who are the subject of a section 43 investigation.
These regulations shall not prevent, prohibit or restrict the exercise of any other powers or other action by the SRA.
The SRA Training Regulations, which regulate your two-year period of training to become a solicitor, changed as of 1 July 2014.
Choose this option if your training commenced on or after 1 July 2014. You will qualify under the Training Regulations 2014.
Choose this option if your training commenced before 1 July 2014. You will qualify under the Training Regulations 2011.