PC renewal

Practising certificate renewal for Scottish solicitors opens on Thursday 25 August 2016. Renewal must be completed online by 31 October 2015.

Log in now to renew your practising certificate

Here are some resources and information to help you complete the online renewal process.


Video walkthrough of online renewal for individuals

Video walkthrough of online renewal for business administrators

PDF guide to online renewal for individual solicitors

PDF guide to online renewal for business administrators

Guidance notes for PC renewal

List of fees

Troubleshooting guide to common technical issues

Answers to frequently asked questions about PC renewal

Video: What do solicitors get as members of the Society?

Guidance for completion of non practising member and retention form

If you have any queries about renewing or need help, email us at onlinepc@lawscot.org.uk

For private practice firms, please note that the renewal documents for professional indemnity insurance cover under the Master Policy were sent out by Marsh in the week commencing 22 August 2016.

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