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Legal Practitioners (Examination for admission of Attorneys-at-law) Regulations, 2013 (Statutory Instrument 70 of 2013)

This is the latest version of this legislation commenced on 01 Dec 2014.


Legal Practitioners Act

Legal Practitioners (Examination for admission of Attorneys-at-law) Regulations, 2013

Statutory Instrument 70 of 2013

  • Commenced on 21 October 2013

  • [This is the version of this document at 1 December 2014.]

[S.I. 70 of 2013]

1. Citation

These Regulations may be cited as the Legal Practitioners (Examination for admission of Attorneys-at-law) Regulations, 2013.

2. Fees and mode of conducting examination

The examinations for admission for Attorneys-at-Law shall be held on such dates, times, place and fees as may be determined by the examination board by notice in the Official Gazette and a local newspaper at least one month prior to the holding of the examinations.

3. Course content

The course content of the examination for admission of Attorneys-at-law shall be as follows—

Paper 1 Civil Code of Seychelles and all laws to be read as part thereof
Paper 2 Seychelles Code of Civil Procedure
Paper 3 (1)Immovable Property (Judicial Sales) Act(2)The Immovable Property (Transfer Restriction) Act(3)The Land Registration Act(4)The Mortgage and Registrations Act
Paper 4 (i)Penal Code(ii)Criminal Procedure Code
Paper 5 General Principles of Law of Evidence
Paper 6 Commercial Code Company Law
Paper 7 (i)Civil Status Act(ii)Children Act(iii)Matrimonial Causes Act
Paper 8 Constitutional and Administrative Law