How to apply

All the instructions on how to apply are included in the admission pack which you can download here. Please note that we only accept original hard copies of the forms and these must be posted to: June Gascoine, Registrar, Treasury Office, Lincoln’s Inn, London WC2A 3TL. Please ensure you affix the correct postage when sending in your forms, as the Inn will not pay any excess charge due upon delivery of post. 

Applicants eligible to commence the BPTC in 2017 must join the Inn by 31 May 2017. Applications must be received by 3pm on 31 May 2017 at the very latest. No late applications will be accepted. Please note scanned or faxed copies of application are not accepted.

Specially Qualified Applicants

Specially Qualified Applicants, e.g. Foreign Qualified Lawyers, Solicitors, Legal Academics, Temporary Members, etc. applying to the Qualifications Committee of the Bar Standards Board for admission should contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , Registrar, by email or on 0207 405 1393, in the first instance, before downloading the Inn's application forms as the admission procedure is different from that for students. Further information is also available on the Joining the Inn section of our website.