By regulating Ireland's health and social care professionals
CORU is Ireland’s multi-profession health regulator. Our role is to protect the public by promoting high standards of professional conduct, education, training and competence through statutory registration of health and social care professionals.
CORU was set up under the Health and Social Care Professionals Act 2005 (as amended). It is made up of the Health and Social Care Professionals Council and the Registration Boards, one for each profession named in our Act.
CORU hosted an event on Friday 19 July for employers of social care workers to give information on the statutory regulation of the profession14 August 2019
CORU has a policy of applying the same systems and processes for recognition of international qualifications, and for registration, to all applicants regardless of whether they...25 July 2019
Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced candidates for appointment to non-professional positions on Council and Registration Boards04 July 2019
Friday 31 May 2019 marked the first meeting of the Counsellors and Psychotherapists Registration Board.01 July 2019
Owen Blee and Martin Crowe have been deemed elected to the Optical Registration Board27 February 2019
On Monday 04 February, CORU co-hosted the Healthcare Professionals Crossing Borders Conference in Dublin Castle.06 February 2019
The Optical Registration Board has opened a public consultation on an Approved Qualifications Bye-Law 201928 January 2019