245. Registration of EEA nationals by virtue of overseas qualifications.

Where an exempt person1 satisfies the registrar2:


    (1)     that he holds, or has passed all the qualifying examinations necessary for obtaining, an acceptable overseas qualification3 other than a primary European qualification4;


    (2)     that, where that qualification was, or would have been, granted otherwise than in a relevant European state and that qualification, or the person's having passed those examinations, has not previously been accepted by a relevant European state as qualifying the person to practise as a medical practitioner in that state, the qualification is, or would have been, evidence of medical training which satisfies the EC requirements5 of