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General System reassessment of a CESR application

This guide is for doctors looking to be reassessed for General Systems Certificate of Eligibility for Specialist Registration (CESR).

It explains:

  • if you're eligible to apply for a reassessment of your original application if it was unsuccessful
  • what you need for this reassessment
  • how to apply

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 you’re eligible and how to apply for a reassessment.
Next steps
Check if you’re eligible for reassessment and email us for your application.