Conveyancing examination syllabus

April 1st, 2017

By Nomfundo Manyathi-Jele

If you are writing the conveyancing exam on 10 May you may want to view the syllabus. The syllabus gives information on the examination criteria and pass rate, as well as the Acts that you need to know for the exam.

For the full syllabus see the ‘Professional examinations’ section on the Law Society of South Africa’s website at

The dates of the other exams are:

  • Admission examination:

– 22 & 23 August

  • Conveyancing examination:

– 10 May

– 6 September

  • Notarial examination:

– 7 June

– 11 October

Registration for the examination must be done with the relevant provincial law society.

Nomfundo Manyathi-Jele, Communications Officer, Law Society of South Africa,

This article was first published in De Rebus in 2017 (April) DR 11.