Contact us


General enquiries

Please call us on 020 7242 0082 or email ContactUs@BarCouncil.org.uk.


Contact a specific Bar Council team

If you know who you wish to contact, please see our team pages for contact details. 


Our address

The Bar Council
289-293 High Holborn
London WC1V 7HZ

DX: 240 LDE


Getting Here

The Bar Council's offices are located on High Holborn, a five minute walk from either Holborn or Chancery Lane tube stations.

The buses that operate along High Holborn are 8, 25, 242 and 521.

Other buses around the Holborn area are 17, 45, 46 and 341. All these buses except the 341 are wheelchair accessible.


Contact the Records Office

Please contact Records@barcouncil.org.uk with any questions regarding your Authorisation to Practice or to update any of your practicing details. The Records Office line is open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 10:00 to 16:00, and Thursday from 09:30 to 15:30.