Delays to specialist applications

We’re currently processing a large number of applications. Thank you for your patience - we’ll aim to progress your application as quickly as we can.

General system of assessment for entry onto the Specialist Register in a non-CCT specialty

Coronavirus (COVID-19) – making your application

Use your GMC Online account to make an application and send your evidence – we can’t accept applications or evidence by post at the moment because our offices are closed. 

We’re currently processing a large number of applications.
Thank you for your patience - we’ll aim to progress your application as quickly as we can.

This guide is for EEA nationals, or those benefitting from enforceable community rights, with three years professional experience in an EEA country looking to join the Special Register.

It explains how you may be eligible to have your application reviewed through the general system of assessment.

This application requires you to prepare evidence before submitting your application. It can take over six months to process, so it’s really important you read this guidance to help you complete your application.

Why read this guide?
To find out if your eligible and how to make your application.
Next steps
Check your eligibility. Then request your application and prepare evidence.