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Frequently asked questions

I have requested a new password and the new password isn’t working. What do I do?

Contact Registry via phone on 0800 22 30 30 or via email on registry@lawsociety.org.nz.

I need an invoice, how can I get one?

A copy of your invoice can be downloaded via your lawyer login.

My firm wants a receipt for my practising fees, how can I get one?

Your invoice becomes a paid receipt upon payment. A separate receipt will not be issued.

How do I join the Family Law Section, the Property Law Section, ILANZ, or the Panel of Mediators (Family Specialist)?

If you are not currently a member of a Law Society section but wish to join or find out more, please click on the appropriate link below:

If you are not currently a member of the Panel of Mediators – Family Specialist, but wish to join or find out more, please read more information or join the Panel (please note that you must be a member of the Family Law Section to join).

Further information

Declaration

Regulation 5 of the Lawyers and Conveyancers Act (Lawyers: Practice Rules) Regulations 2008 http://www.legislation.govt.nz/regulation/public/2008/0188/latest/DLM1385703.html

Register of lawyers

Regulation 10 of the Lawyers and Conveyancers Act (Lawyers: Practice Rules) Regulations 2006 http://www.legislation.govt.nz/regulation/public/2008/0188/latest/DLM1385761.html sets out the information that the register is required to contain regarding every lawyer.

Last updated on the 7th September 2015