Earlier, Chief Registrar of the Judiciary Anne Amadi had in a letter said Qureshi had complied with all requirements needed for him to be given a practising certificate
To be eligible to attend a hearing, the 'duly authorised lawyer' must either a) hold a valid practising certificate
; or b) work for a Higher Education institution; or c) work for an educational charity (PD 36 J para 4.5).
A practising certificate
is required to practise as a barrister.
A REGISTERED nurse (RN) who provided a false or altered copy of her annual practising certificate
(APC) to get a job as an RN at Wellington Hospital has had her registration cancelled.
The 43-year-old was made bankrupt last August and did not renew his practising certificate
when it expired last October.
I've written to the Bar Council to surrender my practising certificate
and resign my membership."
Registered Nurse (RN), Enrolled Nurse (EN), Anaesthetic Technician (AT): Protected titles under the HPCA Act (2003) that is restricted to persons holding an annual practising certificate
of that profession.
The latest Annual Statistics Report from the Law Society showed that the number of practising certificate
(PC) holders linked to a named organisation in July, 2013, stood at 127,676 - some 0.9% down on July, 2012.
Lawyers are required to verify their compliance with the CPD requirements to renew their practising certificate
There is often a lot of confusion between registration and membership, and renewing your Annual Practising Certificate
and renewing your membership and/or CPD enrolment with the NZIMLS.
Rachel Podolak, communications manager at the Bar Standards Board, said: "Following his resignation from the circuit bench on June 30, 2010, Gerald Price QC applied to the Bar Council, as the approved regulator of the bar, for a practising certificate
to enable him to resume his practice at the bar.