Consultations

This page contains information about CHULS responses to relevant consultation exercises and may include documents that are in development or otherwise in draft format.

Current Consultation Exercises:


Recent Submissions to Consultation Exercises:

In January 2018, CHULS was a signatory to a submission by the four subject associations for the academic discipline of law to the Legal Services Board, concerning the SRA’s proposal to introduce the Solicitors Qualifying Examination. You can read it here [.pdf].


In January 2018, CHULS submitted its response to the Consultation of the Bar Standards Board on Future Bar Training: Shaping the education and training requirements for prospective barristers [.pdf]. You can read it here (.pdf).


In late December 2017, CHULS submitted its response to the Curriculum and Assessment Review Proposals which have been released by the Bar Standards Board. Our submission can be found here (.docx).


CHULS responded to the Bar Standards Board call for consultation on its proposals on the future training of barristers. Our submission can be found here (docx).

https://www.barstandardsboard.org.uk/media-centre/press-releases-and-news/do-you-have-a-view-on-the-future-of-bar-training-if-so,-the-bsb-would-like-to-hear-from-you/


Following their initial consultation exercise, see below, on proposals for ‘Training for Tomorrow: assessing competence‘ the Solicitors Regulation Authority  invited submissions on its proposals for a Single Qualifying Examination for Solicitors. CHULS response to the SRA’s second consultation on Training can be found here (docx).

http://sra.org.uk/sra/consultations/solicitors-qualifying-examination.page


We will be contributing to the consultation on ‘Future Bar Training: Consultation on the Future of Training‘ currently being conducted by the Bar Standards Board. A draft of our submission can be found here (.docx).


The Solicitors Regulation Authority recently consulted on its proposals for ‘Training for Tomorrow: assessing competence.’ CHULS provided a response, a copy of which can be found here (.pdf). (First Consultation).


Our response to the Competence Statement for Solicitors can be found here (pdf).