Certificate of admission - Queensland


You will need this certificate to be admitted to the roll of lawyers in Queensland.

The Supreme Court is responsible for the admission of lawyers in Queensland. It is assisted by the Legal Practitioners Admissions Board, which issues recommendations as to the eligibility and suitability of applicants in the form of a certificate of compliance.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible, you must:

  • have completed approved legal qualifications
  • undertaken approved practical legal training via a practical legal training course or supervised traineeship at a firm
  • meet eligibility and suitability requirements.


This certificate remains in effect indefinitely.


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This certificate cannot be transferred.

Administering agency

Department of Justice and Attorney-General

Registry of Supreme Court

Contact details

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