CPD RULES for lawyers in Western Australia
CPD in Western Australia is determined by the Legal Practice Board of WA.
The CPD year runs from 1 April to 31 March in the following year.
The LPAR 2015 Rules establish 4 competency areas:
- Competency Area 1 - Practice Management
- Competency Area 2 - Professional Skills
- Competency Area 3 - Ethics/ Professional Responsibility
- Competency Area 4 - Substantive Law
All practitioners are required to obtain a minimum of 1 CPD point from each competency area.
To find out more about the CPD rules, visit the website of the Legal Practice Board of WA: