Admissions

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

Brisbane Cairns Townsville Rockhampton
14/15 December 202216 December 202225 November 202210 November 2022
20 February 202310 February 202316 December 2022 
27 March 202328 April 2023  
5 June 20232 June 2023  

Other admissions resources:

Oaths and affirmations - Admission

Admission Guidelines

Guideline Number 1 (2019) - Approving academic qualifications

Guideline Number 2 (2019) - Approving practical legal training requirements

Guideline Number 3 (2019) - Assessing overseas applications

Admission forms

Traineeships and training (Queensland Law Society)

Resources and legislation