Bar Standards Board (BSB) Licensing Authority application


Reference Number: 
2015/BSB

Application: 
BSB application to become a Licensing Authority

Status (19 May 2016): 
The LSB has now made its decision and has sent a recommendation to the Lord Chancellor.

Decision Period: 
29 April 2015 to 28 April 2016

Schedule 10, 13(1) of the Legal Services Act requires that the LSB must give a decision on an application being made to the Board. This can be extended to no more than 16 months (Schd 10, 13(4)).

Documents: 

Decision: 
The LSB is granting the application. Please see our Decision Notice for more information. The rules that are approved are the BSB’s Handbook which includes the licensing rules a licensed body must adhere to.