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Opening date for lodging application to sit the OLQE   Friday 1 April 2016
Closing date for lodging application to sit the OLQE   Friday 13 May 2016
Closing date for registration to sit the OLQE   Friday 12 August 2016
Head 1 Exam (Conveyancing)   Tuesday 1 November 2016
Head VI Exam (Hong Kong Constitutional Law   Tuesday 8 November 2016
Head II Exam (Civil and Criminal Procedure)   Friday 11 November 2016
Head III Exam (Commercial and Company Law)   Monday 14 November 2016
Head IV Exam (Accounts and Professional Conduct)   Wednesday 16 November 2016
Head V Exam (Principles of Common Law)   Monday 19 December 2016
Provisional date for release of results   Friday 24 February 2016

Note: common lawyers do not have to sit Head V.

To sit/be exempt from sitting the OLQE 2016, all applicants must complete a prescribed form, Form A, and submit it together with supporting documents and the required fee, NO LATER THAN FRIDAY 13 MAY 2016. The Law Society may reject any late applications, without giving reasons (See InfoPack 2016 p. 20, new). ACT NOW. See for list of documents.

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