The General Council of the Bar has published its 2022/23 Practising Certificate Fees (PCF) and Budget for consultation. 

Read the consultation here.

We welcome views from the profession on the planned budget for 2022/23 and the proposal to increase PCF and invite you to consider the questions below. Please send your responses to:

The consultation will close on 14 January 2022 at 17:00.

Consultation questions

1. Do you agree with the GCB’s proposal to increase the 2022/23 PCF as detailed in this paper? If not please explain why.

2. Do you think the PCF for 2022/23 represents value for money?

3. Do you have any other comments regarding PCF or the General Council of the Bar budget for 2022/23?