385. Appropriate European diploma.

Any diploma1 in dentistry granted in a relevant European state2 is an appropriate European diploma for the purposes of entitlement to registration in the dentists register3 provided that, where the diploma is listed in the European Parliament and Council Directive on the recognition of professional qualifications4, the diploma is accompanied by the relevant certificate5 in relation to that state6.

However:

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    (1)     a diploma listed in the Directive7 granted before the reference date8, or on or after that date where training of which the diploma is evidence was commenced by the holder before that date, are not an appropriate European diploma