The Legal Profession Rules 2009 provide that the standard renewal period for renewal of practising certificates is from 1 May until 31 May each year. For further information please click on the link:

Apply for the grant or renewal of a Local Practising Certificate

To apply for a practising certificate:

  1. Log into the website
  2. Click on the “Home” button located in the menu barpic2.jpg
  3. Click on the green “Apply or Renew Now” button located on the right hand side of the page. The button is located under the “Downloadable Forms button”pic3.jpg
  4. Click on the “Apply or Renew” link.