Bar Council Services


The Bar Council provides a range of services to all members of the Bar. 

These services are divided between those that are available to all members of the Bar, and the additional support and benefits which are available to barristers who pay the Bar Representation Fee (BRF).

The following services are available for all members of the Bar:

Bar Handbook

Ethical Enquiries Service

Bar Quality Advisory Panel (BQAP)

Meeting room facilities

Chambers vacancies

Personal support for barristers through Lawcare


Training courses

Equality and Diversity Helpline

Third six pupillage vacancies

Additional support and benefits are also available to those who pay the BRF

By paying the BRF, you can also access exclusive offers and discounts and take advantage of reduced delegate fees for conferences and training courses.

The Bar Council Services team endeavours to ensure that all partner organisations comply with agreed service standards. However, we do not endorse any product or service, and we are not responsible for any damage or loss arising from a partner organisation's performance. The Bar Council strongly recommends that all members of the Bar exercise all due diligence when selecting any product or service. Suitable advice should be sought at all times. All offers, promotions and discounts are correct at time of going to press and subject to alteration or withdrawal at any time without notice.

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