The SRA Handbook is no longer in effect. It was replaced by the SRA Standards and Regulations on 25 November 2019.
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Version 8 of the Handbook was published on 01/10/2013. For more information, please click 'History' Above
Part 9: General
Regulation 36: Waiver of regulations
In any particular case we have the power to waive in writing any of the provisions of these regulations and to revoke such waiver.
Regulation 37: Forms and fees
Any application made or notice given to us must be in the prescribed form and accompanied by the prescribed fee.
If we have not prescribed a form for such an application or notice, it must be in writing, signed by you or the person giving it, and it must give such information as is necessary to enable us to deal with the application or to comply with the regulation under which the notice is given.
We may require:
Regulation 38: Admission as a solicitor
When the application has been processed, you will receive confirmation of the admission date, details of the admission ceremony, and the continuing professional development scheme.