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
15 August 20225 August 202215 July 20225 August 2022
12 September 20227 October 202212 August 202230 September 2022
10 October 202216 December 202216 September 202210 November 2022
7 November 2022 25 November 2022 
14 December 2022 16 December 2022 
15 December 2022   

Other admissions resources:

Oaths and affirmations

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