The Legal Practice Board is constituted under the Legal Profession Act 2008. The Board has statutory responsibility for the regulation of all legal practitioners of the State. It also regulates the issue of annual practising certificates. The Board assists the Supreme Court in the process of admission to practice. The Legal Profession Complaints Committee, which deals with professional complaints and discipline, is an independent statutory committee of the Board.

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Apr 21

Application for a Local Practising Certificate for the 2022/2023 Financial Year

The Legal Profession Rules 2009 provide that the standard renewal period for the renewal of practising certificates is from 1 May until 31 May each year.

Apr 05

Legal Services Council CEO and Commissioner for Commissioner for Uniform Legal Services Regulation

On 3 October 2022, at the conclusion of her five year statutory appointment, to the dual role of the LSC CEO and Commissioner for Uniform Legal Services Regulation, Megan Pitt has decided to retire.

Feb 17

Trust Accounting CPD Seminar 2022

Come along and update your knowledge on requirements and current issues in trust accounting. Take the opportunity to earn 1 approved legal CPD point in competency area 1 (Practice Management).

Dec 16

Office holiday closure period

Our office will be closed from 5pm on Thursday, 23 December 2021 and will re-open on Tuesday, 4 January 2022. We wish you all a safe and happy holiday period.

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