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English definition of “practising certificate”

practising certificate

noun [C]
 
 
UK (also US practicing license)
ACCOUNTING, LAW an official document that shows that you have the necessary qualifications to work as an accountant or lawyer: In order to practise, solicitors in the UK require a practising certificate from the appropriate Law Society.
(Definition of practising certificate from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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