COVID-19 Emergency Registration Process

In line with Section 98 Emergency Measures in the Public Interest (Covid-19) Act 2020, CORU has created an application process to enable former registered health sector professionals, who either voluntarily withdrew from the register of their designated profession or were removed due to non-payment of registration fees, to have their registration restored.  

To apply for a Section 98 COVID-19 Emergency Registration Restoration, please complete the application form.

Further guidance on Section 98 applications can be found in the guidance notes.

Please send the completed form and proof of identification to Please do not send any documentation by post.

There is no fee for Section 98 applications.

Please note that the end date for these emergency registrations, and registrants who were registered pursuant to this emergency legislation, shall cease to be registered on 31 July 2020. This timeline may be reviewed by the Minister as the COVID-19 crisis evolves.