Tell us when you apply

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You need to tell us about this issue when you apply.

Next steps 

  1. Make an application on GMC Online or go back to your application if you are applying now. 
  2. Answer yes to the question on the page called “Your declaration of fitness to practise”. 
  3. In the text box below the question, tell us: 
  • brief information of the concerns raised about your practice
  • if you accepted the claim or disputed it 
  • if you were named in a claim against a healthcare organisation. Provide brief details of the concerns made about your individual practice 
  • if the claim was settled out of court, details of the settlement including what compensation was given.  

If the claim is on-going provide:

  • information about the current status of the claim
  • contact details of the court considering the claim including: name of the court, any reference number and contact details (email and phone) 
  • details of any evidence (verbally or written) you are expected to provide and when, including any court hearing dates.  

I need to check whether to tell you about something else

If you want to check another action taken against you by the police or another organisation or a health condition go back to the start.

Your answers 

Answer 1 – You want to know about actions taken against you by an organisation 
Answer 2 – You had an action taken against you by another organisation  
Answer 3 – You were involved in a court case
Answer 4 – You were involved in a court case about a medical negligence claim in a civil court
Answer 5 – You had a claim brought against you or a healthcare organisation you worked for and you were named 
Answer 6 – You settled the claim out of court, the court upheld the claim or the claim is still ongoing 
Answer 7 – You are changing your status on the register or completing your annual return 
Answer 8 – You've not told us about this issue before or something has changed