Forms should be returned by post or by email to authorisations@barstandardsboard.org.uk.


Pupillage Registration Form

This is the form to register a pupillage with us. The form includes sections to be completed by the prospective pupil and the pupillage provider.
Pupillage Registration Form


Completion of Non-Practising Pupillage

There are two versions of this form for pupillages which commenced before 1 September 2019 and after 1 September 2019. Please ensure that you complete the appropriate version of the form for your pupillage.
Non-Practising Pupillage Completion Form (pupillages commenced before 1 September 2019)
Non-Practising Pupillage Completion Form (pupillages commenced after 1 September 2019)


Completion of Practising Pupillage

There are two versions of this form for pupillages which commenced before 1 September 2019 and after 1 September 2019. Please ensure that you complete the appropriate version of the form for your pupillage.
Practising Pupillage Completion Form (pupillages commenced before 1 September 2019)
Practising Pupillage Completion Form (pupillages commenced after 1 September 2019)


Notification of a Material Change

This is the form to notify us of material changes to pupillage arrangements. These include a change of home or pupillage address, a change in pupil supervisor, a change in the date of commencement and/or proposed end date of pupillage, or a change in location due to a pupillage secondment. Please contact us if you are unsure whether other changes are material.
Notification of a Material Change Form


Guidance Documents

These documents provide further guidance on the pupillage registration process and obtaining a practising certificate for pupils and newly qualified barristers.
Pupillage Registration Notes
Practising Certificate Guidance for Pupils and Newly Qualified Barristers