Specialist Registration

Doctors with specialist registration may practise independently, without supervision and may represent themselves as specialists.

Application Routes

  1. Completed higher specialist training in Ireland - Doctors who have completed specialist training programmes in Ireland will either transfer to this type of registration or restore their name to the register.
  2. Trained and/or recognised as a specialist in an European Union State - Automatic recognition of qualifications
  3. Completed higher specialist training or equivalent and not automatically recognised - Evaluation of existing training and experience