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Your membership is unique to you

Medical Protection membership provides you with the right to request indemnity for claims arising from your private or fee paying work. What sets us apart is the range of benefits that can assist and protect you throughout your career including risk prevention tools and techniques to support your professional development and help you practice more safely.

We treat all our members as individuals and by using more detailed information about your scope of practice we can provide you with a tailored membership and subscription, giving you peace of mind that you have appropriate arrangements indemnity in place.

We have over 125 years of expertise as the world’s leading member-owned, not-for-profit organisation for doctors and healthcare professionals.

Advice and legal representation

The right to request advice and legal representation for coroner's inquests, disciplinary and regulatory proceedings and criminal investigations related to your professional practice

Advice and legal representation

The right to request advice and legal representation for coroner's inquests, disciplinary and regulatory proceedings and criminal investigations related to your professional practice

Advice and legal representation

The right to request advice and legal representation for coroner's inquests, disciplinary and regulatory proceedings and criminal investigations related to your professional practice

Advice and legal representation

The right to request advice and legal representation for coroner's inquests, disciplinary and regulatory proceedings and criminal investigations related to your professional practice

Advice and legal representation

The right to request advice and legal representation for coroner's inquests, disciplinary and regulatory proceedings and criminal investigations related to your professional practice

Advice and legal representation

The right to request advice and legal representation for coroner's inquests, disciplinary and regulatory proceedings and criminal investigations related to your professional practice

Get a quote

Please allow around 20 minutes to complete your online quote. You can save your quote and return to complete your application at any time for up to 30 days.

Please ensure you have the following information to hand where applicable:

  • How many sessions you work per week
  • How many weeks you work per week
  • The full address and postcode of the surgeries in which you practise
  • Your scope of practice
  • Your Medical Council or NMBI reference number
  • Your date of primary qualification
  • Your full registration date
  • Details of previous indemnifiers, gaps in your professional protection, any previous complaints and claim and case history
  • Practice Partners only – details of any contracted services your practice provides to a third party or institution (eg, providing medical services to a private nursing home).

If you have any questions about your application please refer to our online quote FAQ and Information for applicants.

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We hold quotes for 30 days allowing you to retrieve or amend your existing quote.

Important note

A full case history will be required to support your application if you have held indemnity or insurance with any other provider(s) in the last ten years (periods of State indemnity are not required). Please send us your case history from previous indemnifiers within 42 days of your application being accepted. If we do not receive this within 42 days, or if the information doesn’t match your application form, it could lead to your membership being cancelled.

If any of the statements below apply to you, and you wish to apply for membership or renewal membership please call us on 1800 939 410.

  • You are applying for membership for work undertaken in more than one country
  • You are applying for membership for both medical and dental work

Or

  • You are a consultant with no registered specialties
  • You are an obstetrician, gynaecologist and maxillofacial surgeon
  • You a clinical scientist.

Please note, if you have outstanding regulatory, licensing, registration body, criminal or disciplinary investigations your application will not be accepted.

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If you have previously been a member of Medical Protection you will need to log in to your account to proceed. If you have never registered for an online account, you will need your membership number in order to do so. If you cannot locate your membership number please call member services on 0800 561 9000.

If any of the statements below apply to you, and you wish to apply for membership or renewal membership please call us on 1800 939 410.

  • You are applying for membership for work undertaken in more than one country
  • You are applying for membership for both medical and dental work
  • You are applying for membership for both a general practitioner and a hospital doctor role

Or

  • You are a consultant with no registered specialties
  • You are an obstetrician, gynaecologist or maxillofacial surgeon
  • You are a clinical scientist

Please note, if you have outstanding regulatory, licensing, registration body, criminal or disciplinary investigations your application will not be accepted.

Continue to quote