Medical physics experts recognition scheme

How the Department of Health and Social Care recognises medical physics experts in radiation safety.



This document explains how the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) will recognise medical physics experts (MPEs), as required by medical exposure regulations relating to radiation safety.

While the recognition system is being developed, we have reopened the application process for inclusion on the list of existing MPEs. The deadline for applications is 31 July 2018 and the update sets out how to apply.

Published 19 July 2017
Last updated 5 June 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added update to recognition scheme. Deadline for applications extended to 31 July 2018.
  2. Replaced document with updated version.
  3. Improved some functionality in the form.
  4. Registration form and guidance added.
  5. Application form and information about the scheme have been temporarily withdrawn and will be published again shortly.
  6. First published.