The SRA Handbook is no longer in effect.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

SRA Handbook

Definitions and interpretation

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

Rule 3: Definitions and interpretation


The SRA Handbook Glossary 2012 (the Glossary) shall apply and, unless the context otherwise requires:


all italicised terms shall be defined in accordance with the Glossary;


terms shall be interpreted in accordance with the Glossary;


a reference to a Rule is to a Rule forming part of these Rules;


these Rules will be governed by and interpreted in accordance with English law.