The SRA Handbook is no longer in effect. It was replaced by the SRA Standards and Regulations on 25 November 2019.

SRA Handbook

Transition of recognised bodies and sole practitioners

Version 21 of the Handbook was published on 06/12/2018. For more information, please click 'History' Above

Rule 28: Transition of recognised bodies


From 31 March 2012:


the recognition of a body recognised under section 9 of the AJA, shall have effect as if it were authorisation granted under these rules; and


all managers and owners of bodies falling within sub-rule (a) shall be deemed to have been approved under Part 4 of these rules, as applicable, including those approved under Rule 27.1(b)(ii) above.