Status of our services

We’re continuing to support doctors and patients at this challenging time, in line with UK government advice on coronavirus (COVID-19). Find the status of all our services below. We'll keep this page up to date with the latest information about our services.

Service  Status Last updated
Applications Continuing with online applications  7 April 2020
Concerns about doctors Concerns can be submitted through online forms 7 April 2020
Contact centre Open 7 April 2020
Face-to-face ID checks Postponed until further notice 7 April 2020
National training surveys  Postponed until further notice 7 April 2020
Our offices Closed until further notice. Our staff are working from home. 7 April 2020
Outreach services Face to face workshops postponed, but support continues  7 April 2020
PLAB 1 Running as normal  7 April 2020
PLAB 2 Tests cancelled until 1 July 2020 7 April 2020
Recognition of trainers Continuing with new applications. Recognised trainers will have their recognition extended if it’s due to expire before September 2020 7 April 2020
Revalidation Revalidation dates before end of September 2020 are deferred by one year 7 April 2020
Tribunals Postponed until further notice 7 April 2020
Welcome to UK practice Face-to-face workshops cancelled until 30 June 2020. Online courses are still available. 7 April 2020