Information about temporary registration and licences

The UK government has asked us to give temporary registration or a licence to practise to suitable people. This is part of the response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

If you've been given temporary registration or a licence to practise, this guide will give you information about what happens next. It also signposts to advice from the four UK governments and health services about the practicalities of returning to work.

Who is this guide for?
This guide is for doctors who have been given temporary registration or a licence to practise, as part of the UK government’s response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
What will it help you with?
You’ll find information about the registration process, returning to work and how to opt out if you want to.