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Accessing the guidance on the go

Did you know there’s a range of ways for you to access our guidance? Click on the sections below to find out how to access the guidance on your device.

Smartphones

My GMP app

Our app My GMP gives you access to Good medical practice and all our ethical guidance for doctors, even when offline. You can read our guidance on your phone or tablet, and quickly search for advice on an issue you are facing, there and then.

You can download My GMP from the App Store or Google Play and find out more in our FAQs.

Ebooks

Eight essential pieces of our guidance are available in ebook format.

If you use an iPhone, you can download the ebooks from iTunes and the iBooks Store. Just open the iBooks app and search for ‘General Medical Council’.

For other smartphones, you can download the ebooks from our website by visiting the downloading ebooks to your mobile device page.

 

Our ebooks are easy to navigate and come with all the benefits and convenience of reading on your smartphone. Once they're stored on your device you can refer to them without an internet connection. And they're free of charge.

The ebooks are available in English and we’re working on making the Welsh versions available in the next few weeks.

Mobile website

Visit www.gmc-uk.org on your smartphone and you'll be taken to our mobile website.

  • The 'Ethical guidance' icon takes you to the full range of guidance.
  • The 'GMP in Action' icon takes you to interactive case studies that show how the guidance applies in your day-to-day work.

All our guidance is also available as PDFs to download onto your device.

Kindle

Eight essential pieces of our guidance are available for Kindle from our website - visit the downloading ebooks to your mobile device page for details. The ebooks are not published on Amazon because it is not possible to make them available free of charge.

Our ebooks are easy to navigate and come with all the benefits and convenience of reading on your Kindle. Once they're stored on your device you can refer to them without an internet connection. And they're free of charge.

The ebooks are available in English and we’re working on making the Welsh versions available in the next few weeks.

Tablets and other ereaders

My GMP app

Our app My GMP gives you access to Good medical practice and all our ethical guidance for doctors, even when offline. You can read our guidance on your phone or tablet, and quickly search for advice on an issue you are facing, there and then.

You can download My GMP from the App Store or Google Play and find out more in our FAQs.

Ebooks

Eight essential pieces of our guidance are available in ebook format.

If you use an iPhone, you can download the ebooks from iTunes and the iBooks Store. Just open the iBooks app and search for ‘General Medical Council’.

For other smartphones, you can download the ebooks from our website by visiting the downloading ebooks to your mobile device page.

Our ebooks are easy to navigate and come with all the benefits and convenience of reading on your smartphone. Once they're stored on your device you can refer to them without an internet connection. And they're free of charge.

The ebooks are available in English and we’re working on making the Welsh versions available in the next few weeks.

Personal computer

You can see the full list of our guidance on our explanatory guidance web page. If you click on the guidance you’d like to read, you will be taken to a web version to read on your computer, or you can download a PDF version in the right-hand column.

Order hardcopies

Use our online order form to order copies of a wide range of our publications, including eight essential pieces of our guidance for doctors.