471. Establishment and maintenance of the register.

471.     Establishment and maintenance of the register.

Consequent to the UK's withdrawal from the EU, this Halsbury paragraph should be read in conjunction with the European Qualifications (Health and Social Care Professions) (Amendment etc) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019, SI 2019/593, pending incorporation of the changes into the text.

The Nursing and Midwifery Council1 must establish and maintain a register of qualified nurses, midwives and nursing associates2. The Council must from time to time: (1) establish the standards of proficiency3 necessary to be admitted to the different parts of the register, being the standards it considers necessary for