Qualifications and Training


Qualification and training

The Legal Profession Uniform Law ("the Law") provides the prerequisites for the issue of a compliance certificate for admission to the Supreme Court of Victoria.

The Legal Profession Uniform Admission Rules 2015 ("the Rules") set out the academic qualifications and practical legal training prerequisites for admission

The Victorian Legal Admissions Board ("the Board") provides for the operation of the Rules.

A person must:

  1. attain the academic qualifications specified under the Rules;
  2. satisfactorily complete the practical legal training requirements specified in the Rules; and
  3. be a fit and proper person to be admitted to the Australian legal profession.