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2019-20 Dates to Remember for Paralegal Candidates

(Revised October 2018)

Candidates are also required to access their Online Account for further deadlines, notices and requirements pertaining to their status in the Licensing Process.

Deadlines are calculated using BUSINESS days, not calendar days.

Event/Action

Due Date

Online application launch:

October  2018

Application (online and paper copy) due date:

December 3, 2018

Application Fee due date:

December 3, 2018

Monthly Payment Plan (Option A) Application due (April start date): 

Monthly Payment Plan (Option B) Application due (September start date): 

March 11, 2019

August 2, 2019

Examination/Material Fee Payment due date for July examination:

TBA

Registration for an examination

Due 30 business days prior to each examination date:

February 2019 deadline : TBA
July 2019 deadline : TBA
October 2019 deadline : TBA
February 2020 deadline : TBA

Deferral of an Examination

5 business days prior to each

examination date:
 
February 2019* deadline : TBA
July 2019 deadline : TBA
October 2019 deadline : TBA
February 2020 deadline : TBA

Examination Accommodation Request due date:

30 business days prior to the examination date. For more information see Accommodations

Examination Results

Approximately 6-8 weeks after the examination date

Fees for all other examination sittings:

Due 30 BUSINESS days prior to examination date

Licensing Examination Date(s):

Please refer to the Licensing Examination webpage for the dates, times and locations

Study Material Release Date and location: 

Law Society of Ontario
130 Queen St W
Main floor, Material Distribution Room

In person distribution: TBA
From 9:30 am - 5 pm (closed between 12:30-1:30 pm)

On-line access: TBA

Shipping Requests:  TBA

Transcript/Statement of Field Placement due date:

30 BUSINESS days prior to exam selected

P1 Licensing Date Confirmation:

Check your web account for updates on eligibility and confirmation

P1 Licensing Documents due:

10 BUSINESS days after the candidate is sent the documents by the Law Society