Dates to Remember for Incoming 2016-17 Lawyer Candidates

 *NOTE: Candidates are required to also access their Law Society web account for further deadlines, notices and requirements pertaining to their status in the Licensing Process. Deadlines are calculated in BUSINESS days, not calendar days.
  

Event/Action Due Date
Online application launch: October 2015
Application (online and paper copy) due date: December 1, 2015
Application Fee due date: December 1, 2015
Request for Accommodation due date: February 5, 2016
Study Material Release Date In-person distribution:

April 18-22, 2016 9:30-5 pm
Saturday April 23, 2016 9:30-5 pm
April 25-29, 2016 9:30-5 pm

(closed between 12:30-1:30 pm)

On-line access: April 18, 2016 onward

Shipping requests: April 18, 2016 onward
Monthly Payment Plan Application due (May start date):
Monthly Payment Plan Application due (October start date):
April 8, 2016

August 1, 2016 
LPP Fee due: April 8, 2016
Examination/Material Fee Payment due date for summer examination: April 8, 2016
Fees for all other examinations: Due 30 BUSINESS days prior to examination date
Registration for an examination
Due 30 BUSINESS days prior to examination date
Deferral of an examination Five BUSINESS days prior to the examination date
Early filing for Articling documentation for June Call to the Bar: April 1, 2016
Professional Conduct and Practice in Ontario (PCPO) program for candidates exempted from articling: November 30, December 1 and 2, 2016
May 3, 4, 5, 2017
(Dates and venues are subject to change)

2016 LPP - Registration Deadline

May 27, 2016

2016 LPP - English Program Online Orientation:

TBA

2016 LPP - English Program Dates: (in person attendance required)

August 22-26, 2016
October 13-16, 2016
December 12-16, 2016

LPP Work Placement Period:

January-April 2017

Deadline to submit Ottawa University's French LPP registration form:

June 30, 2016

2016 LPP- French Program Online Orientation:

August 29, 30, 31, 2016 (Mandatory)

2016 LPP- French Program Dates: (in person attendance required)

September 2-December 22, 2016

Licensing Examination Date(s): Please refer to the website for the dates, times and locations
Examination Results: Approximately 6-8 weeks after the examination date
Tutoring Program - due date for requests: 30 BUSINESS days prior to examination date
Transcript due date: August 5, 2016
NCA Certificate of Qualification due date: 30 BUSINESS days prior to examination date, or if articling,
 prior to commencing articles; or by the LPP registration deadline
Articling start date if candidate wants to be called in June the following year: August 5, 2016
Articles of Clerkship due date: To be submitted once the articling term begins and no later than 10 BUSINESS days after the commencement of articles.
Call to the Bar Confirmation: Check your web account for updates on eligibility and confirmation 
Roll Signing: Dates sent to web account approximately 6 weeks prior to your anticipated call date