The fees charged by the LPC include application fees; annual fees for fidelity fund certificates; annual fees payable by all legal practitioners; fees payable in respect of examinations conducted by the Council; Other fees, levies, contributions and charges raised in terms of Rule 6 of the Rules promulgated under Sections 95(1), 95(3) and 109(2) of the Legal Practice Act (“LPA”).
The following fees (which are inclusive of value-added tax) shall be payable on application to the Council in respect of the matters referred to below:
Annual Fee: All legal practitioners practising for 2 years and less
Annual Fee: All practising legal practitioners
Annual Fee: All non-practising legal practitioners
the registration of a practical vocational training contract, and the examination fee of any such contract;
issuing of a certificate of good standing;
cession of a practical vocational training contract, and the examination fee in respect thereof;
enrolment of a legal practitioner or re-enrolment of a person whose name was removed from the roll as a legal practitioner or as a notary or conveyancer at his or her own request;
re-enrolment as a legal practitioner, and/or as a notary or conveyancer, subsequent to the name of that legal practitioner being struck off the roll;
Enrolment as a notary
enrolment as a conveyancer;
registration for the legal practice management course in terms of section 26(1)(c)(ii) of the Act or application for exemption from attendance at the course;
conversion of enrolment in terms of section 32(1)(a) of the Act;
conversion of enrolment by an advocate in terms of section 32(1)(b) of the Act.