Forms

 

Membership Forms

 
Apply for Membership of the Law Society              Online and PDF Applications
 

Practising Certificate Forms

 
 
Apply for a Practising Certificate - First Issue
Form A
Apply for Practising Certificate Renewal - if you do not hold a current PC please email PCandPIIRenewals@lawsocietysa.asn.au
The 2024/25 Online Renewal process is due to commence in June 2024   
Application for Volunteer Practising Certificate (Category D) Community Legal Centre Form C 
Surrender a Practising Certificate Form L (Online)
Form L (Hard Copy)
Pro-forma Affidavit
Pro-forma Affidavit
Completion of Accredited Law Practice Management Course (ALPMC) Form X  
 

Insurance Forms

 
Notification of Employment – Conveyancers Form D
Application for PII Scheme Reduction – Low Income Sole Practitioners Form E
Low Income Sole Practitioner –  Declaration Online Form
Application for PII Scheme Reduction – Barrister               Form F
Application for Increased Contribution – Low Income Sole Practitioners
Form O
PII Scheme Contributions Independent Contractor Guidelines and Checklist Form S
 

Interstate Practitioner Insurance Forms

 
Change in Circumstance of Practice Interstate Office – Employment Notification Form R
   
 

Professional Standards Scheme

 
Apply for Participation or Exemption from the Professional Standards Scheme  Practitioner Form
Application Form Company Member and Professional Standards Scheme (PSS)
ILP Form

 
 

New Practice Forms

 
Notice of Intention to Provide Legal Services in SA by Incorporated legal
Practice
Form G
Notice of Establishing a New Practice (Not Incorporated)
Form H
Notice of Intention to Practise in Partnership SA Incorporated Legal Practices
Form P
SA Practice Profile SA Practice Profile
Barrister Practice Profile Barrister Practice Profile
   
Notice by an Interstate Practitioner of Establishment of an Office in SA 
with no Local Employed Practitioners or Principals (23D Notice)
Form U
   

External Examiners/External Examinations

 
Application for Designated Person Status
Form I
Appoint an External Examiner Form J
Remove an Examiner, or Resign as Examiner Form K
Law Practice Checklist (Non-Compulsory) Law Practice Checklist
External Examiners Report External Examiners Report
Notification - Failed to Receive Statement Regarding Receipt or Holding of Trust Money Notification Form
Notification – Examiner unable to meet report submission deadline of 31 October  Unable to meet deadline
Guidelines for External Examiners Guidelines for External Examiners
 

Trust Account Forms 

 
Legal Practice Annual Trust Account Signatories Notification
Online Form
Irregularity Report
Online Form
Notice of Establishing a New Trust Account Form T
Notice of Closure of a Legal Practitioners Trust Account Form Y
CTA Notice of Withholding Online Form
CTA Calculator Online Calculator
Add or Resign a Trust Account Signatory Online Form
Statement Regarding the Receipt or Holding of Trust Money Online Form
Guidelines for the Completion of the Statement Regarding Receipt or Holding of Trust Money   PDF Version
 

Admissions

 
Detailed Information about the Documents Required for Admission View
 

Change of Circumstance

 
Notification of Change of Circumstances of Practice by Legal Practitioner
Form N (Online)
Form N (Hard Copy)

Closure of practice

 
Closure of Law Practice/Termination of Provision of Legal Services
Form Q (Online)
Form Q (Hard Copy)
Change in Business Address ethicsandpractice@lawsocietysa.asn.au
 

P & L Codes


Request for L Code and P Code Form V
Notice of Intention to Provide Legal Services in SA by Incorporated legal
Practice - Part A
Form G

Foreign Lawyers 

 
Application for Foreign Lawyer Registration  Form W