The SRA Handbook is no longer in effect. It was replaced by the SRA Standards and Regulations on 25 November 2019.
Claimants to money
Version 21 of the Handbook was published on 06/12/2018. For more information, please click 'History' Above
Rule 5: Claimants to money
A claimant must provide such documentation and other evidence as may be requested by the SRA in order to support the claim including a statement of truth and proof of identity. Failure to provide such documentation or evidence will be taken into account by the SRA when deciding whether to make a payment in respect of a claim.
The SRA may, in its discretion, waive the requirements of rules 5.1 and/or 5.2.