495. Parties and representation.

495.     Parties and representation.

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 registrar1 is the respondent in any proceedings2. The appellant3 may be represented in any proceedings by any person, whether or not legally qualified, except a member of the Nursing and Midwifery Council4 or any of its committees or a person employed by the Council5. Before the end of the period of