We have adopted a more structured approach to barristers'
registration, which is called Authorisation to Practise.
The new rules modernise the authorisation process and bring the
arrangements into compliance with the Legal Services Act 2007.
During the new process, you will be asked to:
The renewal will be completed via a quick and easy online
system, known as Barrister Connect.
We are aware that a number of users have experienced problems
with the Barrister Connect system. We have now made a number of
changes to the system which should improve performance of the
site for all users. We will continue to monitor the situation and
work to improve Barrister Connect in order to prevent the error
occurring again. We apologise for the inconvenience this has
on to Barrister Connect
View Barrister Connect Guidance