Readers Rooms

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Chambers Application date/s Accommodation type Fees Written selection criteria Tutor on the Floor Contact BPG Adoption
13th Floor St James Hall Applications are considered at any time
  • Hot desk
  • Reader's rooms
Monthly floor fee No yes Yes
153 Phillip Applications are considered at any time
  • Secretarial bay
  • Shared room
Available on application No yes Yes
4th Floor Wentworth Chambers Applications are considered at any time
  • Reader's rooms
  • Secretarial bay
Disbursements No preferred Yes
5 Selborne 15+ Months prior to commencement of BPC
  • Reader's rooms
Disbursements No yes Yes
5 Wentworth Chambers 15+ Months prior to commencement of BPC
  • Reader's rooms
Disbursements No yes No
6th Floor St James Hall Chambers 15+ Months prior to commencement of BPC
  • Reader's rooms
Monthly floor fee Yes preferred Yes
7 Wentworth Selborne 15+ Months prior to commencement of BPC
  • Reader's rooms
Disbursements No yes Yes
9th Floor Wentworth Chambers Applications are considered at any time
  • Reader's rooms
  • Secretarial bay
Disbursements Yes yes No
Alinea Chambers 12 Months prior to commencement of BPC
  • Reader's rooms
Disbursements No preferred No
Arthur Phillip Chambers Applications are considered at any time
  • Reader's rooms
Monthly floor fee No yes Yes
Banco Chambers 15+ Months prior to commencement of BPC
  • Reader's rooms
Disbursements No yes Yes
Denman Chambers Applications are considered at any time
  • Floating
  • Reader's rooms
Monthly floor fee of $500.00 plus disbursements Yes preferred Yes
Edmund Barton Chambers Applications are considered at any time
  • Reader's rooms
Available on application Yes yes Yes
Fifth Floor St James' Hall 15+ Months prior to commencement of BPC
  • Reader's rooms
Disbursements No preferred Yes
Forbes Chambers 15+ Months prior to commencement of BPC
  • Reader's rooms
Monthly floor fee and disbursements No preferred No
Fourth Floor Selborne Chambers Applications are considered at any time
  • Reader's rooms
Disbursements No yes Yes
Frederick Jordan Chambers Applications are considered at any time
  • Reader's rooms
  • Standard barrister's room
Monthly floor fee No yes No
Ground Floor Wentworth Chambers Applications are considered at any time
  • Reader's rooms
Disbursements Yes yes No
Lachlan Macquarie Chambers Applications are considered at any time
  • Floating
  • Reader's rooms
  • Shared room
Available on application No preferred Yes
Level 22 Chambers 15+ Months prior to commencement of BPC
  • Reader's rooms
Disbursements No preferred Yes
Lismore Chambers Applications are considered at any time
  • Reader's rooms
Available on application No preferred No
Martin Place Chambers 12 Months prior to commencement of BPC
  • Reader's rooms
Monthly Floor Fees and Disbursements No yes Yes
Maurice Byers Chambers Applications are considered at any time
  • Reader's rooms
Reduced monthly floor fee No yes Yes
New Chambers 15+ Months prior to commencement of BPC
  • Reader's rooms
Disbursements No yes Yes
P G Hely Chambers Applications are considered at any time
  • Reader's rooms
Disbursements No preferred No
Seventh Floor Garfield Barwick Chambers Applications are considered at any time
  • Reader's rooms
  • Shared room
  • Standard barrister's room
Monthly floor fee No preferred Yes
Sir Anthony Mason Chambers Applications are considered at any time
  • Reader's rooms
Monthly floor fee No yes Yes
Sir Owen Dixon Chambers Applications are considered at any time
  • Reader's rooms
Monthly floor fee No yes No
Tenth Floor Selborne/Wentworth Chambers 15+ Months prior to commencement of BPC
  • Reader's rooms
Disbursements No yes No
Tenth Floor St James Hall Chambers Applications are considered at any time
  • Secretarial bay
Available on application No yes No
Third Floor St James' Hall Applications are considered at any time
  • Reader's rooms
Available on application No yes Yes
Third Floor Wentworth Chambers Applications are considered at any time
  • Reader's rooms
  • Secretarial bay
Monthly floor fee No preferred No
Thirteenth Floor Selborne/Wentworth Chambers Other
  • Reader's rooms
Available on application No preferred No
Trust Chambers Applications are considered at any time
  • Reader's rooms
  • Shared room
Monthly floor fee No preferred Yes
Waratah Chambers Applications are considered at any time
  • Reader's rooms
  • Secretarial bay
Monthly floor fee No yes Yes