The LPAB is a self-funding body, created by legislation, responsible for making rules for, and approving, the admission of lawyers and appointment as a public notary. The Board also registers Students-at-Law who on passing the Board's exams receive a Diploma in Law and satisfy the academic requirements for Admission as a Lawyer. Find out more about the LPAB.
The Board's website will not be available from 8:00am Saturday 14 December 2013 to 6:00pm Sunday 15 December to allow for scheduled maintenance. We apologise for any inconvenience.
The Board's office will not open until 10:00am on Tuesday 26 November 2013 and will close at 3:30pm on Thursday 28 November 2013. There will be no counter, telephone or email service during these times.
It is likely that Admission ceremonies will be held over 2 days in December of this year. Currently ceremonies are scheduled for Friday 6 December 2013 and it is likely that additional ceremonies will need to be held on Monday 9 December 2013. This will be confirmed as soon as possible.
- posted September 2013
The LPAB is currently reviewing the content of this website. If you would like to provide any suggestions for improvement or feedback, please email email@example.com
- posted 19 September 2013
Enrolment packages for next semester will be posted out in the first or second week of October.
- posted 16 September 2013
Please note that some of the Board's fees will increase on 1 October 2013. Please refer to the Second and Third Schedules of Fees on the Forms and Fees page.
- posted 12 September 2013
As of 1 July 2013 all credit card payments made to the LPAB will incur a 0.4% surcharge. This surcharge applies to Mastercard and Visa payments only.
Effective immediately any credit card payments made by a third party will no longer require an additional letter authorising payment.
- posted 26 June 2013
Now available on our website are the NSW modified version of the LACC Disclosure Guidelines, which are adapted to NSW admission qualification requirements.
- posted 8 May 2013
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