The SRA Handbook is no longer in effect. It was replaced by the SRA Standards and Regulations on 25 November 2019.
Notification provisionsBack to version 21
Version 7 of the Handbook was published on 01/04/2013. For more information, please click 'History' Above
Part 2: Notification provisions
Regulation 2: Notification requirements
If you undertake criminal advocacy after the coming into force of these regulations, you must notify the SRA in the manner prescribed by the SRA by 21 September 2012 or before you undertake any criminal advocacy, whichever is the later.
Regulation 3: Commencement
These regulations shall come into force on 2 July 2012.