The Government of Ireland Act 1920 established a separate Supreme Court of Judicature of Northern Ireland and gave recognition to the creation of a separate Bar of Northern Ireland. Subsequent to a meeting held on the 26 October 1921, the first General Council of the Bar of Northern Ireland was elected.

The Constitution and Bye-laws of the Honorable Society of the Inn of Court of Northern Ireland provides the governing rules of the profession, defines the various governing bodies and their associated powers and functions.

To read the Bar Council Constitution please click here

To read the Admission Rules please click here