Medical Practitioners Act 2007


Unregistered medical practitioners shall not practise medicine.

F77[37. (1) Subject to sections 38 and 38B, a person (including a medical practitioner) shall not practise medicine unless he or she is—

(a) a registered medical practitioner,

(b) an intern, or

(c) an adapter.

(2) Subject to section 50, a person shall not advertise his or her services as a medical practitioner unless he or she is a registered medical practitioner.]




Substituted (1.01.2021) by Regulated Professions (Health and Social Care) (Amendment) Act 2020 (16/2020), s. 90, S.I. No. 647 of 2020.

Editorial Notes:


Previous affecting provision: para. (b) amended (17.01.2017) by European Union (Recognition of Professional Qualifications) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 8 of 2017), reg. 95(c), in effect as per reg. 2; section substituted as per F-note above.