The Member's Manual contains three main sections, each available online and for downloading. Lawyers are encouraged to use the online version of the manual, which is the most current. However, if you wish to purchase a paper copy, please contact Communications.

Legal Profession Act

Law Society Rules

Code of Professional Conduct for British Columbia (BC Code

Amendment packages

Member's Manual amendment packages are published periodically throughout the year and can be downloaded, printed and inserted into the Manual:

Print version of member's manual

Updated to include the June 2017 amendment package.

Legal Profession Act  (PDF)
Law Society Rules  (PDF)
Code of Professional Conduct for BC (PDF)
Insurance Policy No. LPL 17-01-01  (PDF)
Articling Guidelines  (PDF)


A new Member's Manual can be ordered for a fee:

Complete Member's Manual  - $75 plus tax

Member's Manual contents only  - $50 plus tax

Member's Manual empty binder with tabs  - $25 plus tax

To order or for further information.