Get a mySRA account

Activating a mySRA account

Trainees registered with the SRA

If you are already registered with us as a trainee, you will need to activate your mySRA account.

Once you have activated your account, you will have access to the information we hold about you and your period of recognised training.

Please do not create a mySRA account.

Activate your account

Creating an account

You will need to create an account if you are unknown to us and:

  • are an individual who wants to register their completed qualified work experience (QWE) for the Solicitors Qualifying Exam (SQE)
  • are an individual who wants to use qualifying work experience (QWE) and SQE2 as an equivalent to a period of recognised training
  • are joining a firm as a trainee
  • are applying for admission to the roll through a non-trainee route (excluding those applying under the Qualified Lawyers Transfer Regulations 2009 – you will need to activate your account)
  • are an individual who wants to apply to become a registered foreign lawyer for the first time
  • are a Swiss lawyer who wants to apply to become a registered European lawyer for the first time.

What can I do in my account?

  • Pay for applications via credit or debit card.
  • If you are an organisation contact or authorised signatory you can manage your firm's account as well.
  • Get reminders and prompts.

How to

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  1. To create an account, you will need to go to the login page and click on create an account.
  2. On the Create Your Account page, type a username and password in the available fields 

    Your username must begin with a letter or number. However, it can contain a combination of letters, numbers and the symbols below.

    Your password should be 8-16 characters and contain three out of four of the following:

    • lowercase characters
    • uppercase characters
    • digits (0-9)
    • one or more of the following symbols: @ # $ % ^ & * - _ + = [ ] { } | \ : ' , ? / ` ~ " ( ) ;   
  1. Once created, retype your password in the Confirm password field.

    Type in a valid email address to receive a verification code as part of the account set process Click the Email me a verification code button

    Copy the verification code from the email into the Verification Code field 

    Click the Submit Code button

    If the code is correct, click the Continue button 

    To complete the account set up process, create a profile on the Create account page 

  2. The following fields are mandatory:  
    • First name
    • Last name
    • Date of Birth
    • Account email address (pre-populated from previous page) 
    • Contact email address 
    • Personal address   

    Click the Save button    

The account has now been set up successfully.

To find your SRA number, type your name into the Solicitor's Register.

Click on the mySRA link on the home screen

Enter your username and password to log in

All the links from our website to the portal our secure. However, if you want to check that you are logging in to mySRA account securely, check the padlock sign at the start of the link and that it starts with https rather than http. This shows that it is encrypted. For extra reassurance you can insert it into Transparency Report Google.

Create an account