Queen's Counsel Nomination Process Frequently Asked Questions

Do nominations need to be from the legal community?

No, anyone can submit a nomination.

Can unsuccessful candidates be re-nominated?

Unsuccessful candidates may be nominated in subsequent years; however, a complete application is required for every nomination.

What does the nomination package include?

Online application form - Letters of support are no longer accepted.

Can relatives be nominated?

Anyone outside of an immediate family member can submit a nomination package.

Can non-practising members be nominated?

Yes