Our news section consists of press releases, statements from the MPTS, schedules of forthcoming hearings and items of web news. The list below contains all items. If you wish, you can filter out types of news using the filter button below.

Forthcoming Hearings: Hearing dates set

22 October 2018

This table lists doctors who have received confirmation that an MPTS hearing has been scheduled for them.

Forthcoming Hearings: Medical practitioners tribunal hearings for the w/c 15 October 2018.

15 October 2018

Medical practitioners tribunal hearings for the w/c 15 October 2018

Press Release: Parliamentary report published

19 July 2017

The MPTS has published its first annual parliamentary report.

Press Release: Lawyers appointed to strengthen hearing process

06 July 2017

More than 70 lawyers have been appointed to chair and assist tribunals where doctors’ fitness to practise has been called into question.

MPTS Statement: Statement from the MPTS

23 May 2017

Tuesday 23 May

Web News: Recruitment of legally qualified individuals

06 January 2017

The MPTS is seeking to appoint legally qualified individuals who are equipped to carry out the important roles of Legally Qualified Chair and Legal Assessor, assisting our tribunals to make important decisions regarding doctors’ fitness to practise.

Press Release: New Chair sought for MPTS

11 May 2016

The General Medical Council (GMC) is recruiting for a new Chair of the Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service (MPTS).

Web News: MPTS recruiting new medical tribunal members

06 May 2016

The Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service is recruiting doctors to become new medical tribunal members.

Web News: Would you like to contribute to the effective delivery of the MPTS hearings service?

14 April 2016

We are looking to appoint a medical member to the MPTS Committee.