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Costs and the GMC FTP Stage
Dr L wrote:
Does the GMC seek to recover the costs of a Fitness to Practise hearing from a doctor?
DDS Reply: The GMC does not seek generally seek to recover costs of the case in fitness to practise proceedings. However, new provisions enable the GMC to apply for costs where a doctor has acted unreasonably. The position is different on appeal from fitness to practise determinations, where costs risks apply from the outset.