Follow the links below for resources related to the SRA Handbook. The material does not form part of the SRA Handbook, and you will exit the Handbook if you click on any of the links listed below.
Please use the Back button in your browser to return to this page.
Your quick guide to getting started with OFR and the new Handbook
In this video (3m58s), SRA Chief Executive Antony Townsend introduces the new SRA Handbook.
View video presentation
Risk and OFR
Video presentations about OFR
SRA webinar library
Important: Some of the guidance below was written and issued before the introduction of the SRA Handbook on 6 October 2011, and may refer to regulatory material that is no longer in effect. Although it may still be relevant, it has not yet been reviewed in light of the wide-ranging regulatory changes implemented on 6 October. It will be reviewed and updated (or archived) in due course.
Question of ethics
Topic-based ethics guidance
Rules and regulations in force before 6 October 2011
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.