Medical Professionals

Medical Professionals

Registers and bodies that regulate medical professionals

Search medical professional registers and public bodies to ensure your health professional has the necessary accreditations to support you.

General Practice


  • Nursing & Midwifery Council: Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) regulates nurses and midwives in England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland and the Islands, and nursing associates in England.

Social Work

  • Social Work England: Social Work England regulates social workers in England. It sets standards, holds a register, ensures quality education, and investigates complaints. It became operational on 2 December 2019.


  • General Osteopathic Council: General Osteopathic Council (GOsC) regulates the practice of osteopathy in the United Kingdom. By law, osteopaths must be registered with us in order to practise.

Optical Professionals




  • General Chiropractic Council: The General Chiropractic Council is an organisation that regulates chiropractors in the United Kingdom. They set standards, hold a register, provide quality assurance education, and investigate complaints.

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