The Legal Services Commissioner is an independent statutory officer appointed under the Legal Profession Act 2007 (the Act). The Legal Services Commission (the Commission or the LSC) comprises the Commissioner and the staff of the Commission. The Commission first opened for business on 1 July 2004 on the commencement of the Legal Profession Act 2004.
The About us pages provide information about the Commissioner and useful information about our people – our staff, our staffing structure and organisational arrangements.
Importantly you can learn about our performance – how we conceive our fundamental purposes and values; the strategies we employ to demonstrate those purposes and values; and the criteria we use to assess our performance.
Finally you can learn something about the history of the regulation of the provision of legal services not only in Queensland but nationally and internationally.