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.