Facebook page rules

We maintain the Code for nurses and midwives Facebook page.

Code for Nurses and Midwives page

What you post

Ensure your comments are suitable for users of all ages, and be civil and polite.

Do not publish personal information such as addresses, telephone numbers or PINs, whether they are yours or someone else’s.

Do not discuss specific fitness to practise cases.

We are not responsible for the comments posted on this page. These are the views solely of the individual users and not those of the NMC. Refer to the social networking guidance for nurses and midwives.

You should not use this page as a means to contact us. Please see Contact Us if you wish to do so.


We reserve the right to remove any comments (or links) which are abusive, racist, sexist, homophobic or inflammatory. We reserve the right to remove comments that are not relevant to the Code, or which infringe the copyright of third parties.

We do not support advertising or promotion via posting links, or the soliciting of donations.

We will remove users who repeatedly flout these rules.

The page will not be moderated outside of normal working hours and on weekends.


We make no commitment to respond to individual comments. Please see the Contact Us page for details of how to get in touch.

Terms and conditions

We reserve the right to modify or alter these rules at any time.
We are not responsible for the advertising content on Facebook which appears next to the page.