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Request an Application Form

Before requesting an application form, please ensure you have read the Universal Guidance for individuals applying of a Licence or Authorisation and meet the CLC’s eligibility criteria to apply for an application. As soon as your application is received, you will be invoiced for the application fee before it is processed.

The CLC uses the online platform, DocuSign, to process applications for:

  1. CLC Conveyancing and/or Probate licence
  2. Cross-qualifying FCILEx and solicitors
  3. Reinstating a lapsed or suspended licence 
  4. Head of Legal Practice (HoLP) make sure your occupational experience meets the CLC’s expectations here.
  5. Head of Finance and Administration (HoFA) make sure your occupational experience meets the CLC’s expectations here.
  6. Registered Manager (validate your eligibility here).

You should then only request an application once you have ensured you have meet the eligibility criteria, which also includes:

  • having read and understood the Universal Guidance;
  • being in receipt of your relevant educational certificates; and
  • having a completed and verified Statement of Practical Experience (if applying for a CLC licence).

If you have met the eligibility criteria, to request the relevant application, you should complete the table below to tell us your name, email, mobile number and application type.

Once your application request has been processed you will then be sent an email from the CLC Licensing Team via DocuSign ( with a link to accessing the application you have requested.

Please contact the CLC Licensing Team on or 0203 971 7215 if you would like some guidance on the type of application you should request.

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