Background information

Thank you for your interest in the proposed Legal Profession Uniform General Rules. These proposed General Rules will apply to all legal practitioners in NSW and Victoria. They will standardise and simplify the obligations of legal practitioners. They will also standardise and enhance the rights of consumers. The powers of regulators to resolve consumer disputes will also be enhanced.

By completing this short survey you will assist us to identify what changes are needed to the proposed General Rules to help you make choices about the legal services you access and the costs involved.

Please read the 'Consultation draft of the proposed Uniform General Rules'