for Solicitors

Applications by solicitors

Solicitors applying for certificates on behalf of clients, must provide:

  • a letter on company letterhead stating the reason required ("legal" is not sufficient; a specific reason is needed i.e. Probate, Estate Administration, etc.) together with the name of the client for whom the solicitor is acting.
  • The letter must be accompanied by:
    - a completed application form for the particular certificate, and
    - a certified copy of the Law Society ID Card or Practising Certificate.
  • The solicitor's name must be written in the Applicant's Details section. Payment must be made with a company or trust cheque, or company credit card.