Queen's Counsel Nomination Process Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Do nominations need to be from the legal community?
  A. No, anyone can submit a nomination.
Q. Can unsuccessful candidates be re-nominated?
  A. Unsuccessful candidates may be nominated in subsequent years; however, a complete application is required for every nomination.
Q. What does the nomination package include?
  A. Online application form - Letters of support are no longer accepted.
Q. Can relatives be nominated?
  A. Anyone outside of an immediate family member can submit a nomination package.
Q. Can non-practising members be nominated?
  A. Yes.