Updated to 27 June 2020 (Act No. 2 of 2020 and S.I. No. 236 of 2020)

Contents

Commencement

SectionCommencement DateCommencement Information
Ss. 1-25 20 March 2007 Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Commencement) Order 2007 (S.I. No. 126 of 2007), art. 2(a), (b)
Ss. 26, 27(1)-(3)(a) 3 June 2010 Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Commencement) Order 2010 (S.I. No. 263 of 2010), art. 2(a)
S. 27(3)(b) 31 May 2011 Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Commencement) (No.2) Order 2011 (S.I. No. 252 of 2011), art. 2(a)
S. 27(3)(c), (d) 3 June 2010 Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Commencement) Order 2010 (S.I. No. 263 of 2010), art. 2(a)
S. 27(3)(e) 31 December 2014 Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Commencement) Order 2014 (S.I. No. 587 of 2014), art. 2
Ss. 27(4)-35 3 June 2010 Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Commencement) Order 2010 (S.I. No. 263 of 2010), art. 2(a)
Ss. 36-49 31 May 2011 Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Commencement) (No.2) Order 2011 (S.I. No. 252 of 2011), art. 2(b), (c)
Ss. 50-78 31 December 2014 Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Commencement) Order 2014 (S.I. No. 587 of 2014), art. 2
S. 79(1)-(3) 31 May 2011 Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Commencement) (No.2) Order 2011 (S.I. No. 252 of 2011), art. 2(d)
S. 79(4), (5) 11 October 2013 Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Commencement) Order 2013 (S.I. No. 385 of 2013), art. 2(a), (b)
S. 80(1)(a) 11 October 2013 Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Commencement) Order 2013 (S.I. No. 385 of 2013), art. 2(c)
S. 80(1)(b), (c), (2)-(5) 31 May 2011 Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Commencement) (No.2) Order 2011 (S.I. No. 252 of 2011), art. 2(d)
Ss. 82-89 31 March 2011 Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Part 8) (Commencement) Order 2011 (S.I. No. 144 of 2011), art. 2
Ss. 90, 91(1) 31 May 2011 Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Commencement) (No.2) Order 2011 (S.I. No. 252 of 2011), art. 2(e)
Ss. 91(2)-(5) 31 December 2014 Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Commencement) Order 2014 (S.I. No. 587 of 2014), art. 2
S. 91(6) 31 May 2011 Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Commencement) (No.2) Order 2011 (S.I. No. 252 of 2011), art. 2(e)
Ss. 92, 93 20 March 2007 Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Commencement) Order 2007 (S.I. No. 126 of 2007), art. 2(a), (b)
S. 94 31 May 2011 Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Commencement) (No.2) Order 2011 (S.I. No. 252 of 2011), art. 2(f)
Ss. 95, 96 20 March 2007 Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Commencement) Order 2007 (S.I. No. 126 of 2007), art. 2(a), (b)
Sch. 1 20 March 2007 Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Commencement) Order 2007 (S.I. No. 126 of 2007), art. 2(a), (b)
Sch. 2 3 June 2010 Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Commencement) Order 2010 (S.I. No. 263 of 2010), art. 2(b)
Sch. 3 31 May 2011 Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Commencement) (No.2) Order 2011 (S.I. No. 252 of 2011), art. 2(g)

Amendments and other effects

How AffectedAffecting Provision
S. 3(1) amended 16/2019, s. 2
  S.I. No. 8 of 2017, regs. 2, 92(a)
  33/2014, ss. 1(2), 5
  46/2012, ss. 2, 20(2)
S. 4 application restricted S.I. No. 8 of 2017, regs. 2, 83(5)
S. 4 establishment day appointed S.I. No. 41 of 2015, art. 2
S. 4(1)(b) variant of title prescribed for certain purposes S.I. No. 196 of 2018, regs. 1(2), 2
S. 4(1)(f) variant of title prescribed for certain circumstances S.I. No. 479 of 2018, regs. 1(2), 2
S. 4(1)(l) variant of title prescribed for certain purposes S.I. No. 192 of 2018, regs. 1(2), 2
S. 4(1)(ba) inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 6(a)(i)
S. 4(1)(da) inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 6(a)(ii)
S. 4(1)(ia) inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 6(a)(iii)
S. 4(2) health or social care professions designated S.I. No. 170 of 2018, regs. 1(2), 2
S. 4(5) registration board established S.I. No. 170 of 2018, regs. 1(2), 3
S. 4(5) substit. 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 6(b)
S. 4(5A) inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 6(b)
S. 4(7) amended 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 6(c)
S. 6(3) establishment day appointed S.I. No. 124 of 2007, art. 2
S. 9(3)(a) amended 46/2012, ss. 3(a), 20(2)
S. 9(3)(b) number of members varied S.I. No. 465 of 2015, regs. 1(2), 2(a)
S. 9(3)(b)(iv) number of members varied S.I. No. 465 of 2015, regs. 1(2), 2(b)
S. 9(6) substituted 46/2012, ss. 3(b), 20(2)
S. 9(7) substituted 46/2012, ss. 3(b), 20(2)
S. 9(7)(a) amended 32/2017, ss. 2(a)(i), 9(2)
S. 9(7)(b) amended 32/2017, ss. 2(a)(ii), 9(2)
S. 9(8) inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 7
S. 9(9) inserted 32/2017, ss. 2(b), 9(2)
S. 10(2) amended 46/2012, ss. 4, 20(2)
S. 11(1)(b) substituted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 8(a)
S. 11(1)(ba) inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 8(a)
S. 11(4) inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 8(b)
S. 18 time limits specified S.I. No. 77 of 2012, rls. 1(2), 3
S. 18(1)(ea) inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 9(a)
S. 18(1)(eb) inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 9(a)
S. 18(1A) inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 9(b)
S. 22 form of receiving evidence prescribed S.I. No. 371 of 2016, rls. 1(2), 2(1)
S. 23(1) amended 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 10
S. 24(4) inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 11
S. 26(1)(da) inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 12(a)
S. 26(1A) inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 12(b)
S. 26(1B) inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 12(b)
S. 26(3) establishment day appointed S.I. No. 239 of 2018, art. 2
  S.I. No. 324 of 2017, art. 2
  S.I. No. 531 of 2016, art. 2
  S.I. No. 518 of 2014, art. 2
  S.I. No. 386 of 2013, art. 2
  S.I. No. 441 of 2012, art. 2
  S.I. No. 440 of 2012, art. 2
  S.I. No. 439 of 2012, art. 2
  S.I. No. 659 of 2011, art. 2
  S.I. No. 279 of 2010, art. 2
S. 27(3)(a) amended 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 13(a)
S. 27(5) inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 13(b)
S. 27A inserted 46/2012, ss. 5, 20(2)
S. 27A(5) inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 14
S. 27A(6) inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 14
S. 27A(7) inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 14
S. 27A(8) inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 14
S. 28(1) amended 32/2017, ss. 3(a), 9(2)
  33/2014, ss. 1(2), 15(a)
S. 28(1)(a) election procedure prescribed S.I. No. 480 of 2016, bye-laws 1(2), 3(1)
  S.I. No. 468 of 2016, bye-laws. 1(2), 3
  S.I. No. 387 of 2016, bye-laws 1(2), 3(1)
  S.I. No. 213 of 2014, bye-laws 1(2), 3(1)
  S.I. No. 150 of 2014, bye-laws 1(2), 3, 13
  S.I. No. 174 of 2012, rls. 1(2), 3(1)
S. 28(4) amended 32/2017, ss. 3(b), 9(2)
S. 28(8) deleted 32/2017, ss. 3(c), 9(2)
S. 28(8) inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 15(b)
S. 28A inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 16
S. 28A(1) amended 32/2017, ss. 4(a), 9(2)
S. 28A(1)(a) system for election prescribed S.I. No. 438 of 2017, bye-laws. 1(2), 3, 22, 23
S. 28A(1)(a)(i) designated professions prescribed S.I. No. 436 of 2017, regs. 1(2), 3
S. 28A(1)(a)(ii) designated professions prescribed S.I. No. 436 of 2017, regs. 1(2), 4
S. 28A(1)(a)(iii) designated professions prescribed S.I. No. 436 of 2017, regs. 1(2), 5
S. 28A(4) amended 32/2017, ss. 4(b), 9(2)
S. 28A(4)(a) professions prescribed S.I. No. 39 of 2015, regs. 1(2), 3(a)
S. 28A(4)(a) number prescribed S.I. No. 21 of 2019, reg. 3
  S.I. No. 39 of 2015, regs. 1(2), 3(b), (c)
S. 28A(4)(b) professions prescribed S.I. No. 21 of 2019, reg. 4
  S.I. No. 39 of 2015, regs. 1(2), 4(a)
S. 28A(4)(b) number prescribed S.I. No. 21 of 2019, reg. 4
  S.I. No. 39 of 2015, regs. 1(2), 4(b)
S. 28A(4)(c) professions prescribed S.I. No. 39 of 2015, regs. 1(2), 5(a)
S. 28A(4)(c) number prescribed S.I. No. 21 of 2019, reg. 5
  S.I. No. 39 of 2015, regs. 1(2), 5(b)
S. 28A(5) amended 32/2017, ss. 4(c), 9(2)
S. 28A(11) deleted 32/2017, ss. 4(d), 9(2)
S. 31 conditions for registration prescribed S.I. No. 487 of 2019, bye-laws 1(2), 3-10
  S.I. No. 407 of 2019, bye laws 1(2), 3-10
  S.I. No. 406 of 2019, bye laws 1(2), 3-10
  S.I. No. 364 of 2019, bye-laws 1(2), 3-10
  S.I. No. 352 of 2019, bye-laws 1(2), 3-10
  S.I. No. 351 of 2019, bye-laws 1(2), 3-10
  S.I. No. 496 of 2016, bye laws 1(2), 3-6
  S.I. No. 451 of 2015, bye-laws 1(2), 4
S. 31 conditions for resumption of practice prescribed S.I. No. 498 of 2016, bye laws. 1(2), 3-11
  S.I. No. 454 of 2015, bye-laws 1(2), 3-11
  S.I. No. 295 of 2015, bye-laws 1(2), 3-11
  S.I. No. 117 of 2015, bye-laws 1(2), 3-11
  S.I. No. 108 of 2015, bye-laws 1(2), 3-11
  S.I. No. 25 of 2015, bye-laws 1(2), 3-11
  S.I. No. 319 of 2013, bye-laws 1(2), 3
S. 31 code of conduct adopted S.I. No. 497 of 2016, bye laws. 2, 4, schedule
  S.I. No. 453 of 2015, bye-laws 2, 4, schedule
  S.I. No. 452 of 2015, bye-laws 2, 4, schedule
  S.I. No. 527 of 2014, bye-laws 2, 4, schedule
  S.I. No. 472 of 2014, bye-laws 2, 4, schedule
S. 31(1)(a) amended 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 17(a)
S. 31(1)(e) substituted 46/2012, ss. 6(a), 20(2)
S. 31(1)(fa) substituted 32/2017, ss. 5(a), 9(2)
S. 31(1)(fa) inserted 46/2012, ss. 6(b), 20(2)
S. 31(1)(g) amended 46/2012, ss. 6(c), 20(2)
S. 31(1)(ia) inserted 46/2012, ss. 6(d), 20(2)
S. 31(1)(ib) inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 17(b)
S. 31(2) substituted 32/2017, ss. 5(b), 9(2)
S. 32 constr. refs. 29/2014, ss. 1(5), 8, 39
S. 32(c) criteria specified S.I. No. 152 of 2017, bye-laws 1(2), 3
S. 34(4) inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 18
S. 36 register established and divisions specified S.I. No. 239 of 2015, bye-laws 2(2), 4
  S.I. No. 390 of 2013, bye-laws 1(2), 3
S. 36(1)(b) amended 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 19
S. 36A inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 20
S. 36B inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 21
S. 37 conditions for registration prescribed S.I. No. 487 of 2019, bye-laws 1(2), 3-10
  S.I. No. 407 of 2019, bye laws 1(2), 3-10
  S.I. No. 406 of 2019, bye laws 1(2), 3-10
  S.I. No. 364 of 2019, bye-laws 1(2), 3-10
  S.I. No. 352 of 2019, bye-laws 1(2), 3-10
  S.I. No. 351 of 2019, bye-laws 1(2), 3-10
  S.I. No. 451 of 2015, bye-laws 1(2), 4
S. 37 conditions for resumption of practice prescribed S.I. No. 454 of 2015, bye-laws 1(2), 3-11
  S.I. No. 295 of 2015, bye-laws 1(2), 3-11
  S.I. No. 117 of 2015, bye-laws 1(2), 3-11
  S.I. No. 108 of 2015, bye-laws 1(2), 3-11
  S.I. No. 25 of 2015, bye-laws 1(2), 3-11
  S.I. No. 319 of 2013, bye-laws 1(2), 3
S. 37 form and information prescribed S.I. No. 450 of 2015, bye-laws 1(2), 4
  S.I. No. 464 of 2014, bye-laws 1(2), 6
  S.I. No. 412 of 2014, bye-laws 1(2) 4
  S.I. No. 391 of 2014, bye-laws 1(2), 4
S. 38 conditions for registration prescribed S.I. No. 487 of 2019, bye-laws 1(2), 3-10
  S.I. No. 407 of 2019, bye laws 1(2), 3-10
  S.I. No. 406 of 2019, bye laws 1(2), 3-10
  S.I. No. 364 of 2019, bye-laws 1(2), 3-10
  S.I. No. 352 of 2019, bye-laws 1(2), 3-10
  S.I. No. 351 of 2019, bye-laws 1(2), 3-10
  S.I. No. 451 of 2015, bye-laws 1(2), 4
S. 38 conditions for resumption of practice prescribed S.I. No. 454 of 2015, bye-laws 1(2), 3-11
  S.I. No. 295 of 2015, bye-laws 1(2), 3-11
  S.I. No. 117 of 2015, bye-laws 1(2), 3-11
  S.I. No. 108 of 2015, bye-laws 1(2), 3-11
  S.I. No. 25 of 2015, bye-laws 1(2), 3-11
  S.I. No. 319 of 2013, bye-laws 1(2), 3
S. 38(1) additional conditions for registration prescribed S.I. No. 239 of 2015, bye-laws 2(2), 7(1), 8(1)
  S.I. No. 390 of 2013, bye-laws 1(2), 6(1), 7(1)
S. 38(1)(b) amended 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 22(a)
S. 38(1)(c) amended 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 22(b)
S. 38(1)(ca) substituted 32/2017, ss. 6(a), 9(2)
S. 38(1)(ca) inserted 46/2012, ss. 7(a), 20(2)
S. 38(1)(d) amended 46/2012, ss. 7(b), 20(2)
S. 38(1A) ins. 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 22(c)
S. 38(2) substit. 46/2012, ss. 7(c), 20(2)
S. 38(2) am. 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 22(d)(i)
S. 38(2)(a) qualifications approved S.I. No. 187 of 2020, bye-laws 2(2), 4
  S.I. No. 183 of 2020, bye-laws 2(2), 4
  S.I. No. 176 of 2020, bye-laws 1, 4
  S.I. No. 231 of 2019, bye-laws 2(2), 4
  S.I. No. 228 of 2019, bye-laws 2(2), 4
  S.I. No. 207 of 2018, bye-laws 1(2), 3
  S.I. No. 205 of 2018, bye-laws 1(2), 3
  S.I. No. 239 of 2015, bye-laws 2(2), 5, 6
  S.I. No. 98 of 2015, bye-laws 1(2), 3
  S.I. No. 471 of 2014, bye-law 2
  S.I. No. 447 of 2014, bye-laws 1(2), 3
  S.I. No. 390 of 2013, bye-laws 1(2), 4, 5
  S.I. No. 137 of 2011, bye-laws 1(2), 5
S. 38(2)(b) am. 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 22(d)(ii)
S. 38(2)(c)(ii) amended 16/2019, s. 3(a)(i)
  33/2014, ss. 1(2), 22(d)(iii)
S. 38(2)(d) ins. 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 22(d)(iv)
S. 38(2)(d)(ii)(II) amended 16/2019, s. 3(a)(ii)
S. 38(2)(e) inserted 16/2019, s. 3(a)(iii)
S. 38(2)(A) qualifications approved S.I. No. 35 of 2020, bye-laws 2(2), 4, 5
S. 38(2A) inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 22(e)
S. 38(2B) inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 22(e)
S. 38(2C) inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 22(e)
S. 38(2D) inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 22(e)
S. 38(2E) inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 22(e)
S. 38(2F) inserted 32/2017, ss. 6(b), 9(2)
S. 38(2G) inserted 16/2019, s. 3(b)
S. 38(4) amended 16/2019, s. 3(c)
S. 38(4) substit. 46/2012, ss. 7(d), 20(2)
S. 39(2)(c) criteria specified S.I. No. 183 of 2017, bye-laws 1(2), 3
  S.I. No. 137 of 2017, paras. 1(2), 3
  S.I. No. 132 of 2017, paras. 1(2), 3
  S.I. No. 105 of 2017, bye-laws 1(2), 3
  S.I. No. 104 of 2017, bye-laws 1(3), 3
  S.I. No. 85 of 2017, bye-laws 1(2), 3
  S.I. No. 430 of 2012, bye-laws 1(2), 3
S. 40A inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 23
S. 42(2)(a) amended S.I. No. 8 of 2017, regs. 2, 92(b)(i)
  46/2012, ss. 8, 20(2)
S. 42(2)(b) amended S.I. No. 8 of 2017, regs. 2, 92(b)(ii)
S. 42(2)(c) inserted S.I. No. 8 of 2017, regs. 2, 92(b)(iii)
S. 42A inserted 46/2012, ss. 9, 20(2)
S. 42A(1)(a) amended S.I. No. 8 of 2017, regs. 2, 92(c)
S. 42B inserted 46/2012, ss. 9, 20(2)
S. 42B(1) amended S.I. No. 8 of 2017, regs. 2, 92(d)(i)(I)
S. 42B(1)(a) deleted S.I. No. 8 of 2017, regs. 2, 92(d)(i)(II)
S. 42B(2)(a) amended S.I. No. 8 of 2017, reg. 92(d)(ii)(I)
S. 42B(2)(b) amended S.I. No. 8 of 2017, regs. 2, 92(d)(ii)(II)
S. 42B(2A) inserted S.I. No. 8 of 2017, regs. 2, 92(d)(iii)
S. 42B(3)(a) substituted S.I. No. 8 of 2017, regs. 2, 92(d)(iv)
S. 42B(4)(a) amended S.I. No. 8 of 2017, regs. 2, 92(d)(v)(I)
S. 42B(4)(a)(i) amended S.I. No. 8 of 2017, reg. 92(d)(v)(II)
S. 42B(4)(a)(ii)(III) amended S.I. No. 8 of 2017, reg. 92(d)(v)(III)
S. 42B(4)(a)(iii) inserted S.I. No. 8 of 2017, regs. 2, 92(d)(v)(IV)
S. 42B(6) deleted S.I. No. 8 of 2017, regs. 2, 92(d)(vi)
S. 44(1) substituted 46/2012, ss. 10, 20(2)
S. 44(5) inserted S.I. No. 8 of 2017, regs. 2, 92(e)
S. 48(1)(a) substituted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 24
S. 51(3) substituted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 25
S. 52(1)(c) substituted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 26
S. 51(8) references construed 25/2007, ss. 1(3), 108(1)
S. 51(9) references construed 25/2007, ss. 1(3), 108(1)
S. 51(12) references construed 25/2007, ss. 1(3), 108(2)
S. 52(1)(f) substituted 15/2014, ss. 1(2), 36(a)
S. 52(1)(fa) inserted 15/2014, ss. 1(2), 36(a)
S. 52(3) amended 15/2014, ss. 1(2), 36(b)
S. 52(3A) inserted 15/2014, ss. 1(2), 36(c)
S. 53(1) amended 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 27(a)
S. 53(1A) inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 27(b)
S. 53(1B) inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 27(b)
S. 53A inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 28
S. 59(4)(c) form of receiving evidence prescribed S.I. No. 371 of 2016, rls. 1(2), 2(1)
S. 59(7) substituted 46/2012, ss. 11, 20(2)
S. 60(1) substituted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 29
S. 60(2) substituted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 29
S. 66(1) amended 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 30(a)
S. 66(2)(a) amended 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 30(b)
S. 73(2)(d) criteria specified S.I. No. 184 of 2017, bye-laws 1(2), 3
  S.I. No. 153 of 2017, bye-laws 1(2), 3
  S.I. No. 138 of 2017, paras. 1(2), 3
  S.I. No. 133 of 2017, paras. 1(2), 3
  S.I. No. 106 of 2017, bye-laws 1(2), 3
  S.I. No. 103 of 2017, bye-laws 1(2), 3
  S.I. No. 84 of 2017, bye-laws 1(2), 3
S. 78A inserted (in Pt. 6). 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 31
S. 79(4) substituted 46/2012, ss. 12, 20(2)
S. 79(4)(b) amended S.I. No. 8 of 2017, regs. 2, 92(f)
S. 79(5) deleted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 32
S. 80(1) amended 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 33(a)
S. 80(2) amended 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 33(b)
S. 80(5) substituted 46/2012, ss. 13, 20(2)
S. 80(6) inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 33(c)
S. 80(7) inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 33(c)
Pt. 7A (ss. 81A-81E) inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 34
S. 81C(1)(a) rules for prescription of spectacles prescribed S.I. No. 455 of 2015, bye-laws 2, 4, 5
S. 81C(1)(b) rules for dispensing of prescriptions prescribed S.I. No. 455 of 2015, bye-laws 2, 6, 7
S. 81C(1)(c) rules for sale of spectacles prescribed S.I. No. 455 of 2015, bye-laws 2, 8-12
S. 81C(2) penal bye-law prescribed S.I. No. 455 of 2015, bye-laws 2, 13
Pt. 8 (ss. 82-89) transfer day apppointed S.I. No. 145 of 2011, art. 2
S. 83 saver 42/2007, s. 5(4)
S. 90 amended 46/2012, ss. 14, 20(2)
S. 91(A)(b) amended 32/2017, ss. 8, 9(2)
S. 91(1) additional conditions for registration prescribed S.I. No. 239 of 2015, bye-laws 2(2), 7(2), 8(2)
  S.I. No. 390 of 2013, bye-laws 1(2), 6(2), 7(2)
S. 91(1) amended with transitional provisions 46/2012, ss. 15(1)(a)(i), (2), 20(2)
S. 91(1)(c)(i)(II) substituted with transitional provisions 46/2012, ss. 15(1)(a)(ii), (2), 20(2)
S. 91(4A) inserted 32/2017, ss. 7(a), 9(2)
S. 91(5) amended 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 35
  46/2012, ss. 15(1)(b)(i), 20(2)
S. 91(5)(c)(i)(II) substituted 46/2012, ss. 15(1)(b)(ii), 20(2)
S. 91(6) amended 32/2017, ss. 7(b), 9(2)
S. 91A inserted (in Pt. 9) 46/2012, ss. 16, 20(2)
Pt. 9A (ss. 91B-91J) inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 36
S. 95(3) substituted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 37
S. 95(3)(a) variant of title prescribed S.I. No. 196 of 2018, regs. 1(2), 2
  S.I. No. 192 of 2018, regs. 1(2), 2
  S.I. No. 51 of 2016, regs. 1(2), 3
S. 97 inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 38
S. 98 inserted 2/2020, s. 11
Sch. 1, para. 1 amended 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 39(a)
Sch. 1 para. 3(1) amended 46/2012, ss. 17(a), 20(2)
Sch. 1 para. 4A inserted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 39(b)
Sch. 1 para. 7(c) amended 46/2012, ss. 17(b), 20(2)
Sch. 1 para. 8(1) substituted 46/2012, ss. 17(c), 20(2)
Sch. 1 para. 8(2) substituted 46/2012, ss. 17(c), 20(2)
Sch. 1 para. 9(2) amended 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 39(c)(i)
Sch. 1 para. 9(3) amended 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 39(c)(ii)
Sch. 1 para. 9(4) amended 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 39(c)(iii)
Sch. 1 para. 9(5) amended 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 39(c)(iv)
Sch. 1 para. 10 substituted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 39(d)
Sch. 1 para. 11(2) substituted 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 39(e)
Sch. 2 para. 3(1) amended 46/2012, ss. 18, 20(2)
Sch. 2 para. 3(2) substit. 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 40(a)(i)
Sch. 2 para. 3(3) amended 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 40(a)(ii)
Sch. 2 para. 7(c) amended 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 40(b)
Sch. 2 para. 8(1) amended 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 40(c)
Sch. 2 para. 8(2) amended 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 40(c)
Sch. 2 para. 9(2) amended 33/2014, ss. 1(2), 40(d)
Sch. 3 item 9 col. 3 amended 46/2012, ss. 19, 20(2)
Sch. 4 inserted 16/2019, s. 4

SIs made under the Act

SectionSIs made under the Act
S. 4(2) Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Section 4(2)) (Designation of professions: counsellors and psychotherapists and establishment of registration board) Regulations 2018 (S.I. No. 170 of 2018)
S. 4(7) Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Section 4(7)) (Membership of Council) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 465 of 2015)
S. 6(3) Health and Social Care Professionals Council (Establishment Day) Order 2007 (S.I. No. 124 of 2007)
S. 13 Health and Social Care Professionals Council Superannuation Scheme 2017 (S.I. No. 83 of 2017)
S. 18 Time Limits for Payment of Annual Fees for Retention of Registration Rule 2012 (S.I. No. 77 of 2012)
S. 22 Health And Social Care Professionals Council Rule Regarding the Receiving and Recording of Evidence by a Committee of Inquiry 2016 (S.I. No. 371 of 2016)
  Time Limits for Payment of Annual Fees for Retention of Registration Rule 2012 (S.I. No. 77 of 2012)
S. 26(3) Counsellors and Psychotherapists Registration Board (Establishment Day) Order 2018 (S.I. No. 500 of 2018)
  Podiatrists Registration Board (Establishment Day) Order 2018 (S.I. No. 239 of 2018)
  Psychologists Registration Board (Establishment Day) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 324 of 2017)
  Medical Scientists Registration Board (Establishment Day) Order 2016 (S.I. No. 531 of 2016)
  Optical Registration Board (Establishment Day) Order 2015 (S.I. No. 41 of 2015)
  Social Care Workers Registration Board (Establishment Day) Order 2014 (S.I. No. 518 of 2014)
  Physiotherapists Registration Board (Establishment Day) Order 2013 (S.I. No. 386 of 2013)
  Speech and Language Therapists Registration Board (Establishment Day) Order 2012 (S.I. No. 441 of 2012)
  Occupational Therapists Registration Board (Establishment Day) Order 2012 (S.I. No. 440 of 2012)
  Dietitians Registration Board (Establishment Day) Order 2012 (S.I. No. 439 of 2012)
  Radiographers Registration Board (Establishment Day) Order 2011 (S.I. No. 659 of 2011)
  Social Workers Registration Board (Establishment Day) Order 2010 (S.I. No. 279 of 2010)
S. 28A Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Section 28A) (Optical Registration Board) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 39 of 2015)
S. 28A(1)(a) Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Section 28A) (Optical Registration Board) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 436 of 2017)
S. 28A(4) Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Section 28A) (Counsellors and Psychotherapists Registration Board) Regulations 2019 (S.I. No. 21 of 2019)
S. 28A(10)(a) Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Section 28A) (Optical Registration Board) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 436 of 2017)
S. 28A(10)(b) Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Section 28A) (Counsellors and Psychotherapists Registration Board) Regulations 2019 (S.I. No. 21 of 2019)
S. 31 Physiotherapists Registration Board Approved Qualifications Bye-Law 2020 (S.I. No. 187 of 2020)
  Social Workers Registration Board Approved Qualifications Bye-Law 2020 (S.I. No. 183 of 2020)
  Dietitians Registration Board Approved Qualifications Bye-Law 2020 (S.I. No. 176 of 2020)
  Optical Registration Board Approved Qualifications Bye-Law 2020 (S.I. No. 35 of 2020)
  Dietitians Registration Board Delayed Entry Applicants Bye-Law 2019 (S.I. No. 487 of 2019)
  Occupational Therapists Registration Board Delayed Entry Applicants Bye-Law 2019 (S.I. No. 407 of 2019)
  Speech and Language Therapists Registration Board Delayed Entry Applicants Bye-Law 2019 (S.I. No. 406 of 2019)
  Radiographers Registration Board Delayed Entry Applicants Bye-Law 2019 (S.I. No. 364 of 2019)
  Optical Registration Board Delayed Entry Applicants Bye-Law 2019 (S.I. No. 352 of 2019)
  Physiotherapists Registration Board Delayed Entry Applicants Bye-Law 2019 (S.I. No. 351 of 2019)
  Medical Scientists Registration Board Return To Practice Bye-Law 2019 (S.I. No. 232 of 2019)
  Dietitians Registration Board Approved Qualifications Bye-Law 2019 (S.I. No. 231 of 2019)
  Optical Registration Board Approved Qualifications Bye-Law 2019 (S.I. No. 228 of 2019)
  Medical Scientists Registration Board Criteria For Restoration To The Register Following Removal On Request Bye-Law 2019 (S.I. No. 114 of 2019)
  Medical Scientists Registration Board Criteria For Restoration To The Register Following Cancellation Of Registration Bye-Law 2019 (S.I. No. 113 of 2019)
  Medical Scientists Registration Board Return To Practice Bye-Law 2019 (S.I. No. 112 of 2019)
  Medical Scientists Registration Board Application For Registration Bye-Law 2019 (S.I. No. 111 of 2019)
  Social Care Workers Registration Board Code of Professional Conduct and Ethics bye-law 2019 (S.I. No. 52 of 2019)
  Occupational Therapists Registration Board Code of Professional Conduct and Ethics bye-law 2019 (S.I. No. 51 of 2019)
  Dietitians Registration Board Code of Professional Conduct and Ethics bye-law 2019 (S.I. No. 50 of 2019)
  Speech and Language Therapists Registration Board Code of Professional Conduct and Ethics bye-law 2019 (S.I. No. 49 of 2019)
  Optical Registration Board Code of Professional Conduct and Ethics for Optometrists bye-law 2019 (S.I. No. 48 of 2019)
  Optical Registration Board Code of Professional Conduct and Ethics for Dispensing Opticians bye-law 2019 (S.I. No. 47 of 2019)
  Medical Scientists Registration Board Code of Professional Conduct and Ethics bye-law 2019 (S.I. No. 46 of 2019)
  Physiotherapists Registration Board Code of Professional Conduct and Ethics bye-law 2019 (S.I. No. 45 of 2019)
  Radiographers Registration Board Code of Professional Conduct and Ethics bye-law 2019 (S.I. No. 44 of 2019)
  Social Workers Registration Board Code of Professional Conduct and Ethics bye-law 2019 (S.I. No. 5 of 2019)
  Optical Registration Board Approved Qualifications Bye-Law 2018 (S.I. No. 207 of 2018)
  Physiotherapists Registration Board Approved Qualifications Bye-Law 2018 (S.I. No. 205 of 2018)
  Dietitians Registration Board Approved Qualifications Bye-law 2017 (S.I. No. 552 of 2017)
  Election of Members for Appointment to the Optical Registration Board Bye-law 2017 (S.I. No. 438 of 2017)
  Physiotherapists Registration Board Criteria for Restoration to the Register following Cancellation of Registration Bye-Law 2017 (S.I. No. 184 of 2017)
  Physiotherapists Registration Board Criteria for Restoration to the Register following Removal on Request ByeLaw 2017 (S.I. No. 183 of 2017)
  Occupational Therapists Registration Board Criteria for Restoration to the Register following Removal on Request Bye-Law 2017 (S.I. No. 153 of 2017)
  Occupational Therapists Registration Board Criteria for Restoration to the Register following Removal on Request Bye-Law 2017 (S.I. No. 152 of 2017)
  Dietitians Registration Board Criteria for Restoration to the Register following Cancellation of Registration Bye-Law 2017 (S.I. No. 138 of 2017)
  Dietitians Registration Board Criteria for Restoration to the Register following Removal on Request Bye-Law 2017 (S.I. No. 137 of 2017)
  Radiographers Registration Board Criteria for Restoration to the Register following Cancellation of Registration Bye-Law 2017 (S.I. No. 133 of 2017)
  Radiographers Registration Board Criteria for Restoration to the Register following Removal on Request Bye-Law 2017 (S.I. No. 132 of 2017)
  Optical Registration Board Criteria for Restoration to the Register Following Cancellation of Registration Bye-Law 2017 (S.I. No. 106 of 2017)
  Optical Registration Board Criteria for Restoration to the Register Following Removal on Request Bye-Law 2017 (S.I. No. 105 of 2017)
  Social Workers Registration Board Criteria for Restoration to the Register Following Removal on Request Bye-Law 2017 (S.I. No. 104 of 2017)
  Social Workers Registration Board Criteria for Restoration to the Register Following Cancellation of Registration Bye-Law 2017 (S.I. No. 103 of 2017)
  Speech and Language Therapists Registration Board Criteria for Restoration to the Register Following Removal on Request Bye-Law 2017 (S.I. No. 85 of 2017)
  Speech and Language Therapists Registration Board Criteria for Restoration to the Register Following Cancellation of Registration Bye-Law 2017 (S.I. No. 84 of 2017)
  Physiotherapists Registration Board Return to Practice Bye-Law 2016 (S.I. No. 498 of 2016)
  Physiotherapists Registration Board Code of Professional Conduct and Ethics Bye-Law 2016 (S.I. No. 497 of 2016)
  Physiotherapists Registration Board Application for Registration Bye-Law 2016 (S.I. No. 496 of 2016)
  Election of Members for Appointment to the Occupational Therapists Registration Board Bye-law 2016 (S.I. No. 480 of 2016)
  Election of Members for Appointment to the Speech and Language Therapists Registration Board Bye-law 2016 (S.I. No. 468 of 2016)
  Election of Members for Appointment to the Dietitians Registration Board Bye-law 2016 (S.I. No. 387 of 2016)
  Optical Registration Board Return to Practice Bye-Law 2015 (S.I. No. 454 of 2015)
  Optical Registration Board Code of Professional Conduct and Ethics for Dispensing Opticians Bye-Law 2015 (S.I. No. 453 of 2015)
  Optical Registration Board Code of Professional Conduct and Ethics for Optometrists Bye-Law 2015 (S.I. No. 452 of 2015)
  Optical Registration Board Conditions for Registration in the Contact Lenses Division of the Register of Dispensing Opticians Bye-Law 2015 (S.I. No. 451 of 2015)
  Optical Registration Board Application for Registration Bye-Law 2015 (S.I. No. 450 of 2015)
  Occupational Therapists Registration Board Return to Practice Bye-Law 2015 (S.I. No. 295 of 2015)
  Radiographers Registration Board Approved Qualifications and Divisions of the Register Bye-Law 2015 (S.I. No. 239 of 2015)
  Speech and Language Therapists Registration Board Return to Practice Bye-Law 2015 (S.I. No. 117 of 2015)
  Dietitians Registration Board Return to Practice Bye-Law 2015 (S.I. No. 108 of 2015)
  Occupational Therapists Registration Board Approved Qualifications Bye-law 2015 (S.I. No. 98 of 2015)
  Radiographers Registration Board Return to Practice Bye-Law 2015 (S.I. No. 25 of 2015)
  Occupational Therapists Registration Board Code of Professional Conduct and Ethics Bye-law 2014 (S.I. No. 527 of 2014)
  Speech and Language Therapists Registration Board Code of Professional Conduct and Ethics Bye-law 2014 (S.I. No. 472 of 2014)
  Speech and Language Therapists Registration Board Approved Qualifications Bye-law 2014 (S.I. No. 471 of 2014)
  Speech and Language Therapists Registration Board Application for Registration Bye-law 2014 (S.I. No. 464 of 2014)
  Dietitians Registration Board Code of Professional Conduct and Ethics Bye-law 2014 (S.I. No. 448 of 2014)
  Dietitians Registration Board Approved Qualifications Bye-law 2014 (S.I. No. 447 of 2014)
  Occupational Therapists Registration Board Application for Registration Bye-law 2014 (S.I. No. 412 of 2014)
  Dietitians Registration Board Application for Registration Bye-law 2014 (S.I. No. 391 of 2014)
  Election of Members for Appointment to the Social Workers Registration Board Bye-law 2014 (S.I. No. 213 of 2014)
  Election of Members for Appointment to the Radiographers Registration Board Bye-law 2014 (S.I. No. 150 of 2014)
  Radiographers Registration Board Code of Professional Conduct and Ethics Bye-law 2013 (S.I. No. 392 of 2013)
  Radiographers Registration Board Application for Registration Bye-law 2013 (S.I. No. 391 of 2013)
  Radiographers Registration Board Approved Qualifications and Divisions of the Register Bye-law 2013 (S.I. No. 390 of 2013)
  Social Workers Registration Board Return to Practice bye-law 2013 (S.I. No. 319 of 2013)
  Social Workers Registration Board Criteria for Restoration to the Register Bye-law 2012 (S.I. No. 430 of 2012)
  Election of Members for Appointment to the Social Workers Registration Board Bye-law 2012 (S.I. No. 174 of 2012)
  Code of Professional Conduct and Ethics for Social Workers bye-law 2011 (S.I. No. 143 of 2011)
  Application for Registration of Social Workers bye-law 2011 (S.I. No. 142 of 2011)
  Approved Qualifications for Social Workers bye-law 2011 (S.I. No. 137 of 2011)
S. 59(4) Health And Social Care Professionals Council Rule Regarding the Receiving and Recording of Evidence by a Committee of Inquiry 2016 (S.I. No. 371 of 2016)
S. 81C Optical Registration Board (Regulation and Control of Prescribing and Dispensing of Prescriptions and Sale of Spectacles) Bye Law 2018 (S.I. No. 80 of 2018)
  Optical Registration Board (Regulation and Control of Prescribing and Dispensing of Prescriptions and Sale of Spectacles) Bye Law 2015 (S.I. No. 455 of 2015)
S. 83(1) Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Transfer Day) Order 2011 (S.I. No. 145 of 2011)
S. 95 Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Section 28A) (Optical Registration Board) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 39 of 2015)
S. 95(1)(a) Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Section 28A) (Counsellors and Psychotherapists Registration Board) Regulations 2019 (S.I. No. 21 of 2019)
  Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Section 28A) (Optical Registration Board) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 436 of 2017)
S. 95(3)(a) Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Section 95(3)) (Variation of Title: Physical Therapist) Regulations 2018 (S.I. No. 479 of 2018)
  Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Section 95(3)) (Variation of title: Dietician) Regulations 2018 (S.I. No. 196 of 2018)
  Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Section 95(3)) (Variation of title: Speech Therapist) Regulations 2018 (S.I. No. 192 of 2018)
  Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (Section 95(3)) (Variation of title: Optician) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 51 of 2016)