The objectives of the Legal Profession Uniform Law are to promote the administration of justice and an efficient and effective Australian legal profession by -
providing and promoting interjurisdictional consistency in the law applying to the Australian legal profession
ensuring lawyers are competent and maintain high ethical and professional standards in the provision of legal services
enhancing the protection of clients of law practices and the protection of the public generally
empowering clients of law practices to make informed choices about the services they access and the costs involved
promoting regulation of the legal profession that is efficient, effective, targeted and proportionate, and
providing a co-regulatory framework within which an appropriate level of independence of the legal profession from the executive arm of government is maintained.