526. Applications for restoration to the register.

Where a person who has been struck off the register1 by virtue of an order2 and the person wishes to be restored to the register, he must make an application for restoration3 to the registrar4. Any application for restoration must be referred by the registrar to the fitness to practise committee for determination5. Before making any decision on the application, the committee must give the applicant an opportunity to appear before it and to argue his case in accordance with rules made by the Nursing and Midwifery Council6. The committee must not grant an application for restoration unless it