Current applications


We will publish all applications under consideration, including information on current status.

Please note that it is the responsibility of the applicant to explicitly advise whether any information contained within the application is sensitive, and should therefore not be published.

Current applications:

Approved Regulator: 
Council for Licensed Conveyancers (CLC)

Application: 
Application to LSB for the approval of amendments to the CLC Accounts Code

Start date for 28 day initial decision period: 
19 May 2020

Links to relevant documents: 

Milestones: 
Initial decision period is 28 days and can be extended to 90 days upon issue of an extension notice.

Decision: Under consideration


Approved Regulator: 
Costs Lawyer Standards Board (CLSB)

Application: 
Application to LSB for the approval of amendments to the CLSB’s Continuing Professional
Development (CPD) Rules.

Start date for 28 day initial decision period: 
28 April 2020

Links to relevant documents: 

Milestones: 
Initial decision period is 28 days and can be extended to 90 days upon issue of an extension notice.

We have issued an extension notice [PDF] which extends the initial decision period to 26 July 2020, pursuant to paragraph 21(5) of Schedule 4 to the Legal Services Act 2007

Decision: Under consideration


Approved Regulator: 
Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW)

Application: 
Application to LSB for the approval of amendments to ICAEW’s regulatory arrangements to comply with the Internal Governance Rules

Start date for 28 day initial decision period: 
24 April 2020

Links to relevant documents: 

Milestones: 
Initial decision period is 28 days and can be extended to 90 days upon issue of an extension notice.

We have issued an extension notice [PDF] which extends the initial decision period to 22 July 2020, pursuant to paragraph 21(5) of Schedule 4 to the Legal Services Act 2007.

Decision: Under consideration