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Legislation and rules

In NSW, the practice of law and regulation of the legal profession are governed by the Uniform Law, it consists of:

Acts:   Legal Profession Uniform Law (NSW)
             Legal Profession Uniform Law Application Act 2014

Regs:  Legal Profession Uniform Regulations 2015
             Legal Profession Uniform Law Application Regulation 2015

Rules: Legal Profession Uniform General Rules 2015
                                                              Admission Rules 2015
                                                              Law Australian Solicitors' Conduct Rules 2015
                                                              Legal Practice (Solicitors) Rules 2015
                                                              Continuing Professional Development (Solicitors) Rules 2015

or download the Law Society's handbook of the Conduct, Practice and CPD Rules 


Rule 11 of the Legal Profession Uniform Legal Practice (Solicitors) Rules 2015 (former NSW Rule 58) prescribes the following forms for use in NSW: 

Schedule 1Schedule 1ASchedule 1BSchedule 2Schedule 2ASchedule 3Schedule 4 Part 1Schedule 4 Part 2Schedule 4A Part 1Schedule 4A Part 2Schedule 4B Part 1Schedule 4C