484. Readmission to the register.

Where a person's registration has lapsed1, he may apply to the registrar2 to be readmitted and the registrar must grant the application if the applicant satisfies him that he is capable of safe and effective practice as a nurse or midwife, has the necessary knowledge of English3, has paid the prescribed fee4, that there is in force in relation to the applicant or there will be5 appropriate cover under an indemnity arrangement6 and that he has met such requirements as to additional education, training or experience as the Nursing and Midwifery Council7 may specify8 and which apply to him9.