Every licensed doctor who practises medicine must revalidate. Revalidation supports your development by requiring you to reflect regularly on your work and on feedback from colleagues and patients. Reflection and professional development can also help you to identify improvements to patient care. This page provides step by step guidance and resources to support doctors with revalidation. 
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How to revalidate


Useful links

Learn about the work we do to monitor revalidation and its impact.
How we respond to concerns about the reliability of revalidation recommendations.
Understand the decisions our staff make about your revalidation.
Find the full list and contact details for all designated bodies in the UK.
Use this tool to explore and export our data on revalidation. 
Understand your responsibilities in relation to revalidation.
Understand what revalidation is and how you can get involved.

Contact us

If you have any further queries about revalidation, you can call us: 0161 923 6277 or you can email us