Membership information 1800 932 916
Medicolegal advice 1800 936 077

Protection for the next stage of your career for €95

We understand how hard you’ve worked and how difficult the last 12 months have been, so you can relax knowing with Medical Protection you’re protected by the world’s leading member-owned, not-for-profit organisation for doctors.

To ensure you have the best protection possible for the year ahead, we’re offering your SHO year membership for€95. After providing last year’s membership at no charge, we’re continuing to discount the cost.

Why is indemnity so important?

All doctors practising medicine in Ireland must have indemnity cover appropriate to the nature of their employment/practice arrangement and their area of practice.

With Medical Protection having supported doctors in Ireland for over 100 years, you can rest assured that we’ll work tirelessly to protect you through the next stage of your career, and beyond.

How Medical Protection can help

As a member, you can access a range of benefits not offered by the Clinical Indemnity Scheme. Here’s how our protection can help:

Medical Protection Clinical Indemnity Scheme
Support in Medical Council investigations and representation at hearings ×
Representation for individual practitioners at inquiries (including indemnified agency staff) ×
Medicolegal advice line including out of hours emergency support 24/7 ×
Help responding to patient complaints ×
Help in disciplinary proceedings, e.g. ombudsmen investigations ×
Help with unwanted media attention ×
CPD courses and online learning to help prevent issues arising ×
Access to our confidential counselling service to support you through stressful situations relating to your work or personal life that you feel could impact your practice ×

Local, expert advice that understands you

As part of our local commitment, we are continuing to invest for the long term by opening a new office in Dublin and increasing our team of dedicated experts who are on hand to help you when you need it.

We’re committed to getting as close to members as possible, providing a tailored service that supports you in dealing with issues of local relevance and urgency. With medicolegal services now available from Ireland, our long-term commitment to Irish members is clear.

For protection you can rely on throughout your career, choose Medical Protection

For more information call our Service Centre helpline on 1800 932 916* or email us at

*Cost of calls to this number depend on your communication provider. Please check with your provider before you dial.

How to renew your membership for €95

You’ll receive your renewal pack one month before the end of your current membership year. You’ll then be asked to log into your MyMPS account and:

  1. Check your information
  2. Update any details that have changed
  3. Renew your subscription
    • You can pay by credit or debit card or set up a Direct Debit online at MyMPS or by contacting us by phone
    • If you already pay by Direct Debit, your payment will be taken automatically.

It is important to check your details as any missing or inaccurate information could affect your right to request assistance and in some circumstances can result in your membership being cancelled.