Memberships

Membership Levels

ORDINARY MEMBERSHIP LEGAL PRACTITIONER / MEDICAL PRACTITIONER

A duly qualified medical practitioner is defined by the rules of the Society to mean a person who has satisfactorily completed a degree or similar qualification in medicine, in Australia or elsewhere, and who is either:
a) admitted to practice as a medical practitioner in one or more States or Territories of Australia:
b) a person who would not be denied admission to practice as such in any State or Territory of Australia if he or she applied for admission and paid any relevant
c) a person who is retired from medical practice in good standing and remains so.

A duly qualified legal practitioner is defined by the rules of the Society to mean a person who has satisfactorily completed a degree or similar qualification in law, in Australia or elsewhere, and who is either:
a) admitted to practice as a barrister and/or solicitor or legal practitioner in one or more States or Territories of Australia: or
b) a person who would not be denied admission to practice as such in any State or Territory of Australia if he or she applied for admission and paid any relevant fee.
c) a person who is retired from legal practice in good standing and remains so.

ORDINARY MEMBERSHIP DOCTOR IN TRAINING

A Doctor in training, is a person with general medical registration (either provisional or full) and with no specialist qualifications but who is working towards specialist qualifications.

ASSOCIATE MEMBERSHIP

People who are not medical or legal practitioners, but have an interest in medico-legal matters, may become associate members.

STUDENT MEMBERSHIP

A student is defined by the rules of the Society to mean a person who is a bona fide student duly enrolled in a course of study whose principal or only purpose is to qualify to practice medicine or law.

 

If you have any problems please contact the office

Kathryn McKenzie, Executive Secretary
Medico-Legal Society of NSW Inc.
GPO Box 1741, Sydney 2001
T: 0488 220 386 E: executive@medicolegal.org.au

Please note: Only Ordinary Members have voting rights. All members must be of good standing and character.