Important notice to applicants

Admissions ceremony 20 March 2017

The next Admissions ceremony is listed for 20 March 2017.

With the QEII Courts of Law being closed until further notice, applicants will need to attend the registry of the Brisbane Magistrates Court to file documents. However, with registry capacity significantly reduced, the Chief Justice has extended the filing date to 5pm, Wednesday 22 February 2017.

Applicants are encouraged to file documents on Tuesday 21 February or Wednesday 22 February 2017.

Please keep checking the Courts website for updates on the status of the QEII Courts of Law.

Admissions ceremonies are held to admit lawyers to the legal profession.

These ceremonies are conducted regularly in the Banco Court of the QEII Courts of Law Complex in Brisbane, and as required in Cairns, Townsville and Rockhampton.

Lawyers are admitted by the Court of Appeal in Brisbane and a Supreme Court judge in regional areas.

Admission dates





20 March 2017


10 February 2017


2 May 2017


23 March 2017


12 June 2017


12 May 2017


23 June 2017


Other admissions resources:

Oaths and affirmations

Admission forms

Traineeships and training (Queensland Law Society)

Resources and legislation