The SRA Handbook is no longer in effect.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

SRA Handbook

Removal from the roll

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

Regulation 7: Removal from the roll


The SRA may remove from the roll the name of any solicitor who:


replies, following an enquiry under regulation 6, that he or she does not wish to remain on the roll; or


fails to reply within eight weeks to an enquiry under regulation 6; or


fails, within eight weeks of an enquiry under regulation 6, to pay the fee prescribed by regulation 15.1 for remaining on the roll; or


applies to have his or her name removed from the roll; or


has died.