Osteopathy in United Kingdom

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NewsNew regulation found after the CAMbrella deliveries:

No new regulation found.

Notice! All text below is copied from the CAMbrella report – delivered Dec 31, 2012

The Osteopaths Act of 1993 (315) established the General Osteopathic Council (GOC) with the UK Statutory register of Osteopaths (316). The title ‘osteopath’ is protected by law and it is a criminal offence to claim to be a osteopath if not registered with GOC (316).

Osteopathy in the UK is registered in the EU regulated professions database as follows:
Osteopathy is a directly related regulated profession with the title “Osteopath” recognized under Directive 2005/36/EC (5) ID 4381. General system of recognition – application (primary or secondary) to be defined. All regions. Qualification level: PS4 – Diploma of post-secondary level (exactly 4 years), Art. 11e (7).