Due to the Covid-19 situation, please be advised that the Practical Experience Committee will not be accepting hard copy forms 1 & 2. To submit your forms, please scan and email them to Law.PE@uts.edu.au whilst retaining the original document yourself. Staff will be working remotely for the foreseeable future and this inbox will be managed on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays. If you are seeking a conduct report, please allow a lead time of 3 weeks.
Remote Working during COVID – 19: Please see this document for remote working requirements.
In light of the pandemic, the LPAB services have been affected and the ceremonies scheduled for 27 March 2020 were cancelled. Their next graduation ceremony is scheduled for 26 June 2020 however this too is currently under review.
For a full update on LPAB status of services refer to their website.
Before you apply for a practical experience placement, you should read the rules. Please note there are three sets of rules for students enrolled in the subject Practical Experience (75411) and you will need to select the rules that pertian to your enrolment situation. Please download the rules for the session you are enrolled in the subject Practical Experience (75411):
How to apply
To apply for any retrospective and/or intended PE approval download and complete Form 1 - Application for Practical Experience Placement Approval.
Ensure any intended supervisor receives a copy of the letter 'Introduction for practitioner supervisors'. Once again, please download the intoduction letter for the session you are enrolled in the subject Practical Experience (75411):
You cannot seek approval prior to enrolling in your practical legal training (PLT) course.
Ensure that you and your supervisor have signed where required. You should provide the Form 1 and a copy of the Practical Experience Rules to your supervisor.
You must provide a completed original, hard copy of Form 1 to the Faculty via the Law Reception desk or by mail to:
Practical Experience Committee
UTS Faculty of Law
P.O. Box 123
Broadway NSW 2007
Faxed or emailed forms will not be accepted.
Applications must be received at the Faculty by close of business on the Wednesday preceding the Practical Experience Committee (PEC) meeting date. Upcoming meeting dates for the PEC are:
* Last meeting to finalise completion of Practical Experience and process result in time for AUT20 graduation is the 11/02/2020. Submissions are due by the 05/02/2020.
** Last meeting to finalise completion of Practical Experience and process result in time for SPR20 graduation is the 21/07/2020. Submissions are due by the 15/07/2019.
*** Last meeting to finalise completion of Practical Experience for the January 2021 LPAB application deadline. Note: Due to the Christmas period, Dean’s Certificates and Academic Transcripts may be available for collection until the week of the January 2021 LPAB deadline.
Before applying to the LPAB, please read the Guide for Applicants for Admission as a Lawyer.
See the Admission as a Lawyer Events and Deadlines 2020 for more information about simple and complex application processes.
Please note that the 2020 meetings are held on Tuesdays. Submissions for each meeting must be received at the Faculty of Law by close of business the preceding Wednesday.
UTS can provide insurance cover for your work placement, should you require insurance cover please email Law.PE@uts.edu.au.