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to explicitly advise whether any information contained within the application is sensitive, and should therefore not be published.


 

Approved Regulator: 
Bar Standards Board (BSB)

Application: 
Application to LSB for the approval of amendments to the BSB’s professional indemnity insurance.

Start date for 28 day initial decision period: 
19 June 2019

Links to relevant documents: 

Application [PDF] 

Annex A : Consultation letter to SPABs [PDF]

Annex B: MoU between BSB and Bar Mutual Indemnity Fund [PDF]

Annex C: Minimum terms of cover for the self employed bar [PDF]

Annex D: Minimum terms of cover for entities [PDF]

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 16 September 2019, pursuant to paragraph 21(5) of Schedule 4 to the Legal Services Act 2007.

Decision: 
Pending


Approved Regulator: 
Bar Standards Board (BSB)

Application: 
Application to LSB for the approval of amendments to the BSB’s regulatory arrangements in respect of Part 5.A Enforcement Decision Regulations

Start date for 28 day initial decision period: 
4 June 2019

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 1 September 2019, pursuant to paragraph 21(5) of Schedule 4 to the Legal Services Act 2007.

Decision: 
Pending