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Character reference Form 3B
for an applicant seeking admission to the legal profession,
never previously admitted and with no disclosure
Statutory Declaration – Oaths Act 1900 (NSW) Eighth Schedule
(name of character referee) (daytime contact of character referee)
Email address (character referee)
(address of character referee)
do solemnly and sincerely declare that:
I have known the applicant for at least 2 years.
(name of applicant seeking admission)
I am not related to the applicant by blood, marriage or as a domestic partner.
I have read the Guidance for character referees issued by the Legal Profession Admission Board.
I believe the applicant is a t and proper person to be admitted to the Australian legal profession because:
and I make this solemn declaration conscientiously believing the same to be true, and by virtue of the provisions
of the Oaths Act 1900 (NSW).
Declared at (place) on (date) (dd/mm/yyyy)
Signature (character referee)
in the presence of an authorised witness, who states:
I, a
(name of authorised witness) (type of authorised witness and registration no.)
certify the following matters concerning the making of this statutory declaration by the person who made it:
(*please cross out any text that does not apply)
1. *I saw the face of the person OR *I did not see the face of the person because the person was wearing a face
covering, but I am satised that the person had a special justication for not removing the covering, AND
2. *I have known the person for at least 12 months OR *I have conrmed the persons identity using an
identication document and the document I relied on was:
Describe the identication document relied on:
Signature (authorised witness)
on (date) (dd/mm/yyyy)
This temporary version of Form 3B will be accepted during the COVID-19 pandemic
a witness aged over 18 years, who states
(name of witness aged over 18 years)
(email address or telephone number of witness)
character reference
I saw the person (ie the character referee) sign this form in my presence, AND
of witness
(please cross out the text which does not apply)