The SRA Handbook is no longer in effect. It was replaced by the SRA Standards and Regulations on 25 November 2019.
Receipt of mixed paymentsBack to version 21
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Rule 18: Receipt of mixed payments
A mixed payment must either:
See rule 17.1(b) and (c) for additional ways of dealing with (among other things) mixed payments received in response to a bill or other notification of costs.
See rule 19.1(b) for (among other things) mixed payments received from the Legal Services Commission.
Some out-of-scope money may be subject to the rules of other regulators which may require an earlier withdrawal from the client account operated under these rules.