235. The Specialist Register.

235.     The Specialist 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 General Medical Council1 must keep a register of specialist medical practitioners (known as 'the Specialist Register')2 which must contain the names of:


    (1)     registered medical practitioners who hold a CCT3 in a recognised specialty4;


    (2)     registered medical practitioners who are eligible to be admitted to that register in accordance with the scheme5