Consultation Responses

This section contains the ChBA's responses to public consultations and reform proposals which may affect its members' practices or the areas of law in which they specialise.

These responses are arranged in reverse chronological order.  If you wish to find a ChBA response to a particular consultation that was submitted before 2011, please contact our Administrator by email at admin@chba.org.uk.

Title Seminar title Date
File ChBA response to draft recommendations of DWG
Sep 21, 2017 01:00 AM
File Response to enforcement of suspended orders consultation
Civil Procedure Rule Committee
Aug 15, 2017 01:00 AM
File Response to BC's question re DBAs
Bar Council
May 12, 2017 01:00 AM
File Letter from Royal Court of Jersey
Mar 23, 2017 12:00 AM
File Note on ChBA's position on Fixed Recoverable Costs
Ministry of Justice
Mar 08, 2017 12:00 AM
File Response to the Future Bar Training consultation
Bar Standards Board
Jan 26, 2017 12:00 AM
File Response to the consultation on the Fourth Money Laundering Directive
Dept of Business, Innovation & Skills
Dec 15, 2016 12:00 AM
File Response to the Pension Funds & Social Investment Consultation
Law Commission
Dec 15, 2016 12:00 AM
File Response to the Modernising Judicial Terms consultation
Ministry of Justice
Nov 08, 2016 12:00 AM
File Response to the LC consultation on technical issues in Charity law
Law Commission
Oct 26, 2016 01:00 AM
File Response to the LC consultation on Leashold law reform
Law Commission
Oct 26, 2016 01:00 AM
File Response to the BSB CPD consultation
Bar Standards Board
Sep 07, 2016 01:00 AM
File Response to Chief Minister on Jersey Trust law amendments
Chief Minister
Jul 04, 2016 01:00 AM
File Response to the Updating the Land Registration Act 2002 consultation
Law Commission
Jun 30, 2016 01:00 AM
File Response to the CPRC on Court of Appeal amendments
Civil Procedure Rule Committee
Jun 24, 2016 01:00 AM
File Response on Future Bar Training Threshold Standards & Competencies
Bar Standards Board
Jun 05, 2016 01:00 AM
File Response to consultation on McKenzie Friends
Court Service
May 17, 2016 01:00 AM
File Response to fee proposals for grant of probate
Ministry of Justice
Apr 01, 2016 01:00 AM
File Response to BC's questionnaire on fixed fees
Bar Council
Mar 16, 2016 12:00 AM
File Response to CCSR Interim Report - paper
Lord Justice Briggs
Mar 15, 2016 12:00 AM
File Response to CCSR Interim Report - spreadsheet
Lord Justice Briggs
Mar 15, 2016 12:00 AM
File Response to consultation on Bills of Sale
Law Commission
Dec 09, 2015 12:00 AM
File Response to consultation on Future Bar Training
Bar Standards Board
Oct 30, 2015 12:00 AM
File Response to consultation on Disciplinary Procedures
Bar Standards Board
Oct 12, 2015 01:00 AM
File Response to the 2nd consultation on court fees
Ministry of Justice
Sep 09, 2015 01:00 AM
File Response to consultation on CPD requirements
Bar Standards Board
Sep 01, 2015 01:00 AM
File Response to consultation on guardianship of missing persons
Ministry of Justice
Nov 18, 2014 12:00 AM
File Impact of "Mitchell"
Bar Council
Jun 03, 2014 01:00 AM
File Response to Court Fees Consultation
Ministry of Justice
Jan 30, 2014 12:00 AM
File Response to Service of Trust Claims out of Jurisdiction
Trust Law Committee
Jan 10, 2014 12:00 AM
File Response to Increasing Flexibility in Legal Education and Training
Legal Services Board
Dec 11, 2013 12:00 AM
File Response to the 12th Programme of Reform Consultation
Law Commission
Nov 08, 2013 12:00 AM
File Response to the Chancery Modernisation Review
Lord Justice Briggs
Oct 31, 2013 12:00 AM
File Response to Sentencing Guidelines Consultation
Bar Tribunals and Adjudication Service
Sep 18, 2013 01:00 AM
File Response to the Transparency and Trust Discussion Document
Dept for Business Innovation and Skills
Sep 16, 2013 01:00 AM
File Response to the Non Contentious Probate Rules Consultation
President of the Family Division
Aug 13, 2013 01:00 AM
File Response to the JAC Equal Merit Provision Consultation
Judicial Appointments Commission
Jul 29, 2013 01:00 AM
File Response on Costs Budgeting and Costs Management
Civil Procedure Rule Committee
Jul 19, 2013 01:00 AM
File Response on Legal Aid Consultation
Ministry of Justice
Jun 04, 2013 01:00 AM
File Response on Risk-based Supervision Consultation
Bar Standards Board
May 31, 2013 01:00 AM
File Response to Consultation Paper 210: Rights to Light
Law Commission
May 16, 2013 01:00 AM
File Response to Inheritance and Trustees' Powers Bill
Ministry of Justice
May 03, 2013 01:00 AM
File Response to Consultation Paper 209: Contempt of Court
Law Commission
Mar 07, 2013 12:00 AM
File Response to Consultation Paper 209: Contempt of Court (Annex)
Law Commission
Mar 07, 2013 12:00 AM
File Response to Consultation Paper 208: Matrimonial Property, Needs and Agreements
Law Commission
Dec 11, 2012 12:00 AM
File Consultation on the Practising Certificate Fee
Bar Council
Nov 28, 2012 12:00 AM
File Supplementary Response to First Interim Report of the Burton Pupillage Working Group
Council of the Inns of Court
Oct 25, 2012 01:00 AM
File Response to Discussion Paper II
Legal Education and Training Review
Oct 23, 2012 01:00 AM
File Response to JAG’S fourth consultation papers on the Quality Assurance Scheme for Advocates (Crime)
Bar Standards Board
Oct 09, 2012 01:00 AM
File Response to Discussion Paper "Equality, Diversity and Social Mobility Issues Affecting Education and Training in the Legal Services Sector"
Legal Education and Training Review
Sep 28, 2012 01:00 AM
File Consultation on the proposed new (First-tier Tribunal) (Property Chamber) Rules 2013
Tribunal Procedure Committee
Sep 20, 2012 01:00 AM
File Response to First Interim Report of the Burton Pupillage Working Group
Council of the Inns of Court
Jul 26, 2012 01:00 AM
File Response of the Bar Council and the ChBA to Consultation on the Future of European Insolvency Law
European Commission
Jul 26, 2012 01:00 AM
File Response of the ChBA & Tecbar to Consultation on the New BSB Handbook
Bar Standards Board
Jun 28, 2012 01:00 AM
File Response to Consultation on the Proposed New Bar Business Mark
Bar Council
Jun 28, 2012 01:00 AM
File Response to Triennial Review of the Legal Services Board
Ministry of Justice
Apr 12, 2012 01:00 AM
File Response to Consultation on Reform of the process to apply for Bankruptcy and Compulsory Winding Up
Insolvency Service
Feb 13, 2012 12:00 AM
File Response to Consultation "Appointments and Diversity: A Judiciary for the 21st Century"
Ministry of Justice
Feb 13, 2012 12:00 AM
File Response to Consultation on Fees in the High Court and Court of Appeal
Ministry of Justice
Feb 01, 2012 12:00 AM
File Response to Consultation on the Trustee Act 1925, sections 31 and 32
Law Commission
Dec 01, 2011 12:00 AM
File Response to Joint Advocacy Group consultation on regulatory changes to support the Quality Assurance Scheme for Advocates (Crime)
Bar Standards Board
Nov 22, 2011 12:00 AM
File Response to Consultation on the Review of Continuing Professional Development
Bar Standards Board
Oct 28, 2011 01:00 AM
File Note in relation to the Law Commission's 11th Programme of Reform
Law Commission
Sep 02, 2011 01:00 AM
File Response to Consultation on the International Practising Rules
Bar Standards Board
Aug 30, 2011 01:00 AM
File The Judicial Appointments Process Inquiry. Evidence from the ChBA.
House of Lords Select Committee on the Constitution
Jul 05, 2011 01:00 AM
File Response to solving disputes in the county courts: creating a simpler, quicker and more proportionate system
Ministry of Justice
Jun 30, 2011 01:00 AM
File Response to Consultation on the Proposed New Code of Conduct
Bar Standards Board
Apr 17, 2011 01:00 AM
File Response to Consultation Paper 198: Marital Property Agreements
Law Commission
Apr 15, 2011 01:00 AM
File Response to Consultation on the Proposed New Equality & Diversity Conduct & Practising Rules
Bar Standards Board
Mar 02, 2011 12:00 AM
File Response to Proposals for the Reform of Legal Aid in England and Wales 2011
Ministry of Justice
Feb 15, 2011 12:00 AM
File Annex 2 to Response to Consultation Proposals for Reform of Civil Litigation Funding and Costs in England and Wales (CP 13/10)
Ministry of Justice
Feb 14, 2011 12:00 AM
File Response to Consultation Proposals for Reform of Civil Litigation Funding and Costs in England and Wales (Consultation Paper CP 13/10)
Ministry of Justice
Feb 14, 2011 12:00 AM
File Response to the Preliminary Report of Rt. Hon. Lord Justice Jackson
Ministry of Justice
Feb 14, 2011 12:00 AM