Queensland Law Society

Exemptions

Exemptions

Applications for exemptions must be submitted in writing using the Exemption Form, together with supporting documentation.

For practitioners who wish to renew or obtain their practising certificate during the practising year, you are invited to identify your required points as listed on the pro rata points chart contained in rule 47(7) of the CPD Rules.


PC commencement month

CPD Units required

January

1

February

0

March

0

April

10

May

9

June

8

July

7

August

6

September

5

October

4

November

3

December

2


Complete cover letter, Exemption Form and supporting documentation can be forwarded to cpd@qls.com.au

Extensions of time

Practitioners who require an extension of time within which to comply with their obligations under the CPD Rules may apply in writing to the CPD Committee prior to the expiry of a CPD year setting out reasons for the request, how many CPD units are still required and when the practitioner expects to complete their CPD requirements.  Applications should be made in writing to cpd@qls.com.au

The CPD Committee may grant an extension of time within which to comply with the CPD Rules upon any condition it considers appropriate.