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Certificate of Eligibility General Practice (CEGPR) approved programme application

This guide is for doctors who have completed GP training in an GMC approved training post, but failed to pass one part of the MRCGP within programme.

It explains if you are eligible for a CEGPR (approved practice) application and how to make one. Please note, If you want to work as a GP in the UK health services (other than in a training post) you must be on our GP Register.

Important information for doctors intending to work as a GP in the UK

To start work as a GP in the UK, you'll need to complete a number of processes. Some of these are handled by organisations other than the GMC.

You must read our General Practice in the UK page for information about applying to join a Performers List and Induction and Returner schemes.

These are extra requirements for you to work as a GP in the UK. 

Why read this guide?
To find out if your eligible and how to apply.
Next steps
Check your eligibility and apply.