23 September 2019

Public access top-up training deadline what next?

The deadline for barristers registered to undertake Public Access work on 4 October 2013 to complete the top-up Public Access training was4 November 2015. Barristers who did not undertake the top-up training by this deadline are not permitted to accept new public access instructions until they have completed the full public access training.

We have appointed the Bar Council, Barristers Direct and HJT Training to provide the training. The contact details of the training providers are as follows:

Bar Council: 020 7242 0082, PAenquiry@BarCouncil.org.uk or


Barristers Direct: 020 7822 7000, lc@barristersdirect.co.uk or http://barristersdirect.co.uk/home/training.asp

HJT Training: 020 3405 2942, enquiries@hjt-training.co.uk or http://www.hjt-training.co.uk/public-access