Search Legislation

The European Qualifications (Health and Social Care Professions) (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019

What Version

 Help about what version
  • Latest available (Revised)
  • Original (As made)

Status:

This is the original version (as it was originally made). This item of legislation is currently only available in its original format.

Dentists Act 1984

This section has no associated Explanatory Memorandum

5.  In section 15 (qualification for registration)(1)—

(a)in subsection (1)—

(i)at the end of paragraph (a), insert “and”;

(ii)omit paragraphs (b) and (ba) (including the final “and”);

(b)for subsection (2), substitute—

(2) In this Act “recognised overseas diploma” means—

(a)a relevant European diploma, or

(b)any other diploma granted in a country overseas that is recognised for the time being by the Council for the purposes of this Act.

(2ZA) In this Act “relevant European diploma” means—

(a)an appropriate European diploma, within the meaning given by Schedule 2, that has not been designated by the Council for the purposes of this paragraph, or

(b)a dental qualification that is not an appropriate European diploma but—

(i)was granted in a relevant European State, and

(ii)demonstrates, in the opinion of the Council, a comparable level of knowledge and skill to that demonstrated by a UK diploma in dentistry (within the meaning given by section 12A(2)).

(2ZB) The Council—

(a)may designate a diploma for the purposes of subsection (2ZA)(a) only with the approval of the Privy Council;

(b)must maintain and publish a list of the diplomas that are so designated.;

(c)in subsection (3), omit “, (b) or (ba)”;

(d)after subsection (4), insert—

(4ZA) Subsection (4)(c) does not apply to a person whose application under this section is made in reliance on a relevant European diploma.;

(e)omit subsections (4A) to (4C).

(1)

Subsection (1)(b) and (ba) was substituted by S.I. 2007/3101. Subsection (3)(ba) was inserted by 2015/806. Subsections (4A) to (4BD) were substituted by S.I. 2007/3101. Subsection (4C) was inserted by S.I. 1998/811. Relevant amending instruments are S.I. 2007/3101, 2016/1030.

Back to top

Options/Help

Print Options

You have chosen to open The Whole Instrument

The Whole Instrument you have selected contains over 200 provisions and might take some time to download. You may also experience some issues with your browser, such as an alert box that a script is taking a long time to run.

Would you like to continue?

You have chosen to open The Whole Instrument as a PDF

The Whole Instrument you have selected contains over 200 provisions and might take some time to download.

Would you like to continue?

You have chosen to open the Whole Instrument

The Whole Instrument you have selected contains over 200 provisions and might take some time to download. You may also experience some issues with your browser, such as an alert box that a script is taking a long time to run.

Would you like to continue?

You have chosen to open Schedules only

The Schedules you have selected contains over 200 provisions and might take some time to download. You may also experience some issues with your browser, such as an alert box that a script is taking a long time to run.

Would you like to continue?

Close

Legislation is available in different versions:

Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area.

Original (As Enacted or Made):The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.

Close

Opening Options

Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once

Close

Explanatory Memorandum

Explanatory Memorandum sets out a brief statement of the purpose of a Statutory Instrument and provides information about its policy objective and policy implications. They aim to make the Statutory Instrument accessible to readers who are not legally qualified and accompany any Statutory Instrument or Draft Statutory Instrument laid before Parliament from June 2004 onwards.

Close

More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources
Close

More Resources

Use this menu to access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as made version that was used for the print copy
  • correction slips

Click 'View More' or select 'More Resources' tab for additional information including:

  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • links to related legislation and further information resources