Version 7 of the Handbook was published on 1 April 2013. For more information, please click "History" above.
If you are employed as a Justices' Clerks Assistant who has:
satisfied us that you have satisfactorily completed the academic stage under regulation 3;
an LPC or an Integrated Course;
before attending that course you have served at least five years out of the last 10 in the Magistrates' Courts Service as a Justices' Clerks Assistant; and
are not required to serve under a training contract.