Certificate of admission - Queensland

Description

You will require this certificate if you intend 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

Licence

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.

Duration

This certificate remains in effect indefinitely.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $644.00

Boards consideration of application

Apply Application All $72.95

Filing application in the Supreme Court Registry

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Admission forms (Opens in new window)

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Resources and legislation (Opens in new window)

Transfer

This certificate cannot be transferred.

Administering agency

Department of Justice and Attorney-General

Registry of Supreme Court

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Registry of Supreme Court

Department of Justice and Attorney-General

Mailing address: Level 2, Law Society House
GPO BOX 1785
Brisbane, Queensland 4001
Phone: 07 3842 5985
Fax: 07 3221 7193
Email: admissions@qls.com.au