Medical Practitioners Act 2007
Use of designated titles.
40.— (1) A registered medical practitioner shall not use a title designated for the purposes of this Act pursuant to regulations made under section 39(1) unless—
( a) the regulations specify that the title may be used by any registered medical practitioner, or
( b) the practitioner falls within the class of registered medical practitioners that the regulations specify may use the title.
(2) Subject to section 39(2)(c) , a person shall not use a title referred to in subsection (1) unless entitled by virtue of that subsection to use the title.