Microsoft update - Internet Explorer and RoS online services

Published: 16 December 2015

Microsoft have announced they are ending support for Internet Explorer 8, and that after 12 January 2016, only the most recent version of Internet Explorer available for  a supported operating system will receive technical support and security updates. Therefore with effect from 31 March 2016 Internet Explorer 7 (IE7) and 8 (IE8) will cease to be compatible with RoS online services.

Customers using IE7 or 8, who wish to continue accessing our online services, are advised to upgrade to the latest version of Internet Explorer in advance of this date. Alternatively, browsers such as Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, or Safari may be used to access our online services.

Failure to upgrade, by 31 March 2016, will result in customers being unable to access the following services:

  • Registers Direct
  • eForms
  • Advance Notices
  • Reports
  • artl
  • RCIL
  • SHP
  • SSSI