Information for Doctors
All doctors who wish to practise medicine in Ireland must register with the Medical Council. It is an offence to practise medicine in Ireland without being registered. The Council oversees medical training, ongoing professional competence, ethics and the Council also deals with complaints against doctors.
This section provides information on examinations, registration, continuing education (professional competence), ethics and, complaints.
The Medical Council's Register consists of four divisions -
Requesting a Certificate of Good Standing / Current Professional Status
Information for Doctors Coming to Ireland to Practise Medicine
- Ireland will host internation eHealth in May 2013, learn more
- Watch a short video on how to apply for a Duplicate Certificate
- Medical Council Reminds Doctors of Guidance on Provision of Sickness Certification, please read a statement issued on 6th July 2012.