Application Seminar 2023 - Salaried Judge of the Upper Tribunal (Immigration and Asylum Chamber) (UTIAC)

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The seminar

A seminar is organised on behalf of the Judicial Diversity Committee to assist with implementation of the Judicial Diversity and Inclusion Strategy

The Judicial Appointments Commission (JAC) will be launching a selection exercise in September, to recruit Salaried Judges to recruit salaried Upper Tribunal Judges (IAC).

The seminar will take place online via Microsoft Teams on Tuesday 5 September 2023 from 5pm – 6pm for those interested in applying for the competition.   

The seminar aims to help attendees become better prepared to make an application and provides guidance and advice on the JAC’s selection process. The panel will include UTIAC judges and a representative from the JAC.

Who should attend?

Candidates are expected to have previous judicial experience, sitting as a judge in a salaried or fee-paid capacity or a similar role such as the chair of an equivalent body for which a legal qualification is required.

The length of judicial experience required is a minimum of 30 completed sitting days since appointment, not including training or sick days.


Applications are particularly encouraged from women, ethnic minority lawyers, disabled lawyers and solicitors who are currently underrepresented within the judiciary.

Please note that 7  years legal post qualification experience is needed for those seeking appointment to the role through the JAC’s selection exercise.


If you have any queries regarding the seminar or would like to ask a question to the panel, then please email:


September 5th, 2023 from  5:00 PM to  6:00 PM
VIA MS Teams
United Kingdom