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Introducing our membership for newly qualified GPs

However good a doctor you’ve become in the course of your training, you’ll know there’s a good chance you’ll have to deal with a complaint, legal action or investigation at some point in your career.

That’s why we offer you protection that’s more than just defending claims for clinical negligence. With expert advice and face-to-face education to support your development we give you more peace of mind – leaving you free to practise with confidence.

And to help you out at the start of your career, our membership package for newly qualified GPs means we can offer you competitive subscription rates and many more tailored benefits.

Why choose Medical Protection

It’s important to choose an indemnity arrangement that meets all your needs as a newly qualified GP. We’re proud to offer:

  • a proven track record of successfully assisting and defending members
  • more protection for your career – with help to avoid or manage problems so you can actively protect yourself
  • immediate, personal medicolegal advice from experienced clinicians so you can handle everyday matters and major concerns
  • transparent prices - no hidden charges for direct debit payments, CPD workshops or other membership benefits
  • a responsible approach - so you can be confident we’ll be here to support members in years to come
  • a comprehensive, tailored package of extra benefits to help you as a newly qualified GP

Request a quote

Complete the form below or email your details to and one of our team will contact you with a quote and further information about membership for new GPs.

Eg. How many sessions you intend to undertake, whether this is as a partner, salaried or locum GP, number of unscheduled care sessions
More advice and support for you as a newly qualified GP

Join or renew with us when you qualify for additional benefits including:

Newly-qualified GP membership gives you access to addition benefits of membership to help you progress with confidence:
- Up to 30% discount 
- Access to GP Update online handbook
- NQ GP Advice Booklets
- Guide to Revalidation
Explore the sections below for more details about our newly-qualified membership, or for a personalised quote please contact us, with some details about your working arrangements, at
Renew or reinstate your membership by contacting us on 0800 561 9000 or


Confidence is knowing that, if challenges come your way, you have someone by your side to help.

Membership of Medical Protection gives you much more than a last line of defence, with benefits designed to assist in a range of situations you might find yourself in.

Plus our professional development support and medicolegal advice services mean we can be by your side at every step of your career, not just if things go wrong.

As a newly qualified GP, you will also receive up to 30% off subscription rates for at least your first two years in practice.


Stay protected for more than just clinical negligence claims

Your benefits of membership don’t just relate to clinical negligence claims. We can be there to support you for other issues related to your clinical practice that you might come up against, including:

  • GMC hearings.
  • Police inquiries and criminal charges.
  • Disciplinary proceedings.
  • Regulatory matters.
  • Inquests or fatal accident inquiries.
  • Patient complaints.
Get expert advice when you need it

You always have someone to call on as a member of Medical Protection. When you’re facing a challenge or difficulty at work, our medicolegal advice line is available 24/7 in an emergency. You can call on us for advice about:

  • A patient complaint.
  • A letter from the GMC.
  • Issues with a challenging patient.
  • Consent, medical records, data protection.
  • Any other issues you might face in your daily practice.
Keep developing your knowledge and expertise

Now you’re qualified it’s harder to find opportunities for learning and professional development. Our workshops and online learning are free for you as a member, and give you practical skills to take away and apply to your practice. Covering topics including:

  • Difficult patient interactions.
  • Medication errors.
  • Communication with colleagues.
  • The Mental Capacity Act.
  • Self-care and avoiding burnout.


For your personal membership quote, call member services on 0800 561 9000

Any questions?

If you have any questions about membership or renewal, speak to us:

0800 561 9000