Find out how to return to the register after a break or lapse in registration.

Returning to practice

We understand that you may need to take some time away from registered practice during the course of your career

Apply for readmission

If your registration has lapsed for any reason you’ll need to apply for readmission

Check the readmission requirements

What to provide with your application for readmission to the register

Completing a return to practice course

You have the option to complete a return to practice course if you cannot meet our readmission or revalidation practice hours requirements

Completing a test of competence for return to practice

You have the option to complete a test of competence if you cannot meet our readmission or revalidation practice hours requirements

Update registration using NMC Online

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