Dates to remember for incoming 2017-18 paralegal candidates:

(Revised August 2017)

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

Event/Action Due Date
Online application launch: October  2016
Application (online and paper copy) due date: December 2, 2016
Application Fee due date: December 2, 2016
Request for Accommodation due date: 30 business days prior to the examination date. For more information see Accommodations
Monthly Payment Plan (Option A) Application due (April start date):
Monthly Payment Plan (Option B) Application due (September start date): 
March 13, 2017

August 4, 2017
Examination/Material Fee Payment due date for August examination: May 26, 2017
Examination Registration deadlines Due 30 business days prior to each examination date:
February 2017 deadline : January 11, 2017
August 2017 deadline : June 19, 2017
October 2017 deadline : Sept 1, 2017
February 2018 deadline : January 12, 2018
Examination Results Approximately 6-8 weeks after the examination date
Fees for all other examinations: Due 30 BUSINESS days prior to examination date
Licensing Examination Date(s): Please refer to the Licensing Examination webpage for the dates, times and locations
Study Material Release Date:
In person pick up from the materials distribution room in the basement of the Law Society

On-line access

Shipping Requests


May 29 - June 2, 2017 - From 9:30 am - 5 pm (closed between 12:30-1:30 pm)

May 29, 2017 onward

May 29, 2017 onward

Transcript/Statement of Field Placement due date: 30 BUSINESS days prior to exam selected
P1 Licensing Date Confirmation: Check your web account for updates on eligibility and confirmation
P1 Licensing Documents due: 10 BUSINESS days after the candidate is sent the documents by the Law Society