The SRA Handbook is no longer in effect. It was replaced by the SRA Standards and Regulations on 25 November 2019.
Applications for authorisationBack to version 21
Version 11 of the Handbook was published on 01/10/2014. For more information, please click 'History' Above
Rule 4: Applications for authorisation
An application by a licensable body or legal services body for authorisation must notify the SRA of the practising address and, where different, the registered address, of any overseas practices for which it would, if authorised, be the responsible authorised body.