Unfortunately, due to the new social distancing measures imposed by the government as of 23/03/2020 our offices are currently closed and we are unable to accept any postal submissions. We are continuing to offer our services remotely however, including receiving submissions and applications by email (please access our online submission information page for details). 

If you have any queries, please access our Covid-19 related FAQ page or email us at: info@cilexregulation.org.uk and we will get back to you as soon as possible.


1. General

30/04/2020 Prior Conductplease note: you need to make a conduct declaration as soon as conduct occurs.
If you are in an arrangement with your creditors whereby you will pay the full amount of the debt then you do not need to declare this. Examples of such a situations are where you have agreed with a creditor, e.g. your mortgage lender or your bank, that you will pay the full amount that you owe to them but over a longer period of time; or where you have a agreed to a payment holiday. Please access the Prior Conduct page to find out more about conduct declarations, including what you do and do not need to declare.

07/04/2020   LawCare – help and advice

05/04/2020   Covid-19 FAQs

25/03/2020   We are here for you 

24/03/2020   Office closure and halting of postal submissions

23/03/2020   Message from Carilyn Burman CEO

2. Continuing professional development (CPD)

03/03/2020  CPD process update

3. Applications

18/09/2020  Work based learning portfolio online submission Top Tips – 10 minute video

20/05/2020  Furlough scheme and Fellowship applications

26/03/2020  Revised online applications process

4. Firms

08/07/2020 Industry-specific guide: Conveyancing 

02/06/2020 Sector-specific guide: Conveyancers

16/04/2020  Guidance from the Legal Ombudsman

15/04/2020  Legal Sector Affinity Group Covid 19 Advisory Note

26/03/2020 Anti-money laundering and risk awareness

26/03/2020  What work can I do? (Firms)