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Overview

You must register with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) to practice as an occupational therapist in the UK.

You can only call yourself an occupational therapist if you’re registered with the HCPC.

Fines and penalties

You could be fined up to £5,000 if you call yourself an occupational therapist and you’re not registered with the HCPC.