Crown Solicitor's Office

CPD events

The CSO's CPD events are exclusively for NSW Government lawyers and members of the NSW public sector.

Our CPD seminars and conferences are designed so that you learn from the best about key legal issues and topics relevant to NSW Government. Sessions are delivered by experts from within the CSO.

Solicitors may be able to claim 1 CPD unit for each hour of attendance at sessions relevant to their practice needs or professional development.

CPD Conference 2024

Our next CPD Conference will be held on Friday, 22 March 2024.

Register to join the livestream.

Registrations for in-person attendance are now closed.

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Download full session details (PDF, 79.7 KB).

Each session runs for 1 hour.

Time Topic

Duty of disclosure in criminal proceedings

A practical look at the interaction of disclosure obligations, subpoenas, privilege and public interest immunity.


Civil proceedings arising from criminal prosecutions

Examine developments in civil proceedings arising from criminal prosecutions.


Managing invalid administrative decisions – what, when and how? (Panel discussion)

Explore the circumstances in which decision makers can reverse or alter invalid administrative decisions.


Grants in the NSW public sector

What they are, the legal framework that applies to them, and compliance considerations.


Public Interest Disclosures Act 2022 and public sector misconduct

Understand how your obligations have changed under the newly enacted Public Interest Disclosures Act 2022, and how those obligations interact with the employer’s duty to deal with allegations of misconduct.


The constitutional role of the public service

Explore where the public service fits in the broader framework and institutions of government.

Seminar recordings

Recordings of past presentations are available to NSW Public Sector solictors and staff via our secure online Client Centre. Email to request authorisation if you are not able to access the site.

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22 Feb 2024

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