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Improving our service

We are interested in hearing about features you would like to add, or changes you would like to see.

Changes to the register

This is version 8 of a service we launched in October 2019. We will improve it regularly, and we really welcome your feedback.

Version 8 | 27 February 2020

  • Improved search for people
  • Better information on firms regulated by other approved regulators
  • Improved PDF and print feature
  • Function of tabs (All, Person, Firm) faster, for better experience

Version 7 | 3 February 2020

  • Improved display of legal services for the firm
  • Better explanations of what each section shows
  • Clearer who regulates each firm - the SRA or another regulator
  • Improved display for government solicitors

Version 6 | 18 December 2019

  • We have added a regulatory record section for people and firms, giving you more detail about the decision history
  • You don't have to choose person or firm before you search; it gives you results for both
  • The ordering of search results is improved
  • You can find trading names of firms, as well as their official name

Version 5 | 5 December 2019

  • We show the reason for prohibition of a person
  • Some usability and accessibility improvements
  • Some performance improvements

Version 4 | 20 November 2019

  • Firm search added

Version 3 | 4 November 2019

  • Warnings and information panels added
  • Display of trading names and previous names added

Version 2 | 21 October 2019

  • SRA-regulated roles (HOLP, HOFA) added for licensed bodies

Version 1 | 7 October 2019

  • Initial beta launched