If you are a corporate or government lawyer in NSW and you have not been admitted to the Australian legal profession, you may need to notify the NSW Legal Profession Admission Board.
You will need to notify the Board within one year of engaging in practice pursuant to the transitional exemption in Clause 19 of the
Legal Profession Uniform Law Application Regulation 2015. Visit our Government and Corporate Lawyers page for more information.
online form for the purpose of notifying the Board is now available. For further information about the transitional exemptions please read the Factsheet - Corporate Lawyers or
Factsheet - Government Lawyers.
Uniform Admission Rules for the admission of lawyers in NSW take effect from 1 July 2015.
Updated forms and a
guide for applicants are now available on this website. Previous versions of admission forms are no longer being accepted.
These changes relate to the commencement of a uniform regulatory regime for the legal profession in NSW and Victoria, under the Legal Profession Uniform Law.
Further information about the Uniform Law is at the website of the
Legal Services Council.
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