The European Communities (Recognition of Professional Qualifications) Regulations 2007

Conditions for compensation measures

This section has no associated Explanatory Memorandum

27.—(1) A competent authority shall waive the application of an aptitude test or adaptation period under regulation 25 where the applicant’s professional qualifications satisfy the criteria established in a common platform.

(2) In paragraph 1, “common platform” means a set of criteria of professional qualifications which are suitable for compensation for substantial differences which have been identified between the training requirements existing in relevant European States for a given profession and which have been adopted as a measure in accordance with Article 15(2) of the Directive.