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General Medical Council

The General Medical Council (GMC) registers doctors to practise medicine in the UK. Our purpose is to protect, promote and maintain the health and safety of the public by ensuring proper standards in the practice of medicine. 

Who to contact

Name
General Medical Council (GMC)
Email
gmc@gmc-uk.org
Website
http://www.gmc-uk.org/index.asp
Address
Regent’s Place
350 Euston Road
London
Postcode
NW1 3JN

Where to go

Area served
Suffolk

Other details

Age Groups
Children (5-11), Adults, Young people
Notes

The purpose of the General Medical Council (GMC) is to protect, promote and maintain the health and safety of the public by ensuring proper standards in the practice of medicine. The law gives us four main functions under the Medical Act 1983: 1) Keeping up-to-date registers of qualified doctors. 2) Fostering good medical practice. 3) Promoting high standards of medical education 4) Dealing firmly and fairly with doctors whose fitness to practise is in doubt.

Last Updated
26/10/2016

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