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Rule 3: Application information and notification of any change following application


The applicant bodymust:


ensure that all information given in an application under these rules is correct and complete;


notify the SRA as soon as it becomes aware that any information provided in its application under these rules has changed.

Guidance notes


During the application process an applicant body must notify the SRA of any changes to details or information provided as part of the application including notifying new information that the applicant body would have been required to supply if it had been known at the time of the application. It is an offence under the LSA (see Schedule 13 paragraphs 10-12) not to inform the SRA if there is any change to:


the list of non-authorised persons who hold or are expected to hold a material interest in the applicant body, and


the extent or nature of those interests held or to be held.


Authorised bodies are subject to similar notification requirements under Rule 8.7.