You need to complete a law degree. In addition, you will need to take a Bar examination and obtain an Australian Practising Certificate (Barrister). Many Barristers complete postgraduate studies.
You must be registered with the High Court of Australia. Membership with the Australian Bar Association may be useful.
Checks, licences and tickets
You may need:
Thinking about study or training?
Before starting a course, check it will provide you with the skills and qualifications you need.
- Search and compare thousands of higher education courses, and their entry requirements from different institutions across Australia at Course Seeker website.
- Compare undergraduate and postgraduate student experiences and outcomes on the QILT website.
Or check out related courses on Job Outlook.
Useful links and resources