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Registration and licensing publications

Information for doctors who want to apply for provisional or full registration, leave the medical register, or give up their licence to practise.

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Getting registered with the GMC

Before a doctor starts the first year of Foundation Programme (F1), they must have provisional registration. This leaflet guides doctors through the process for applying.

Getting registered with the GMC

Download: Getting registered with the GMC (pdf)

Published: May 2013

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Giving up your registration or licence to practise

This guide explains the steps that a doctor must take if they want to leave the medical register or to give up their licence to practise in the UK.

Giving up your registration or licence to practise

Download: Giving up your registration or licence to practise (pdf)

Published: March 2014

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