Contract documentation

Your contract can seem a bewilderingly complicated document. Our model contracts, terms and conditions, FAQs and guides should help you understand it.

Web pages refer to all four nations in the UK unless national variations are shown. Choose your branch of practice from below.

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Contract checking service

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Get your contract checked by employment law experts before you sign it.

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Junior and consultant contract talks

stethoscope hospital doctorUnreasonable demands from the Government that could undermine patient safety have led contract talks to stall for consultants in England and Northern Ireland and doctors in training in the UK.

Find out the latest developments and how you can get involved.

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GP contract 2015-2016

The BMA and NHS Employers agreed changes to the England GP contract for 2015-2016.

See the contract changes by nation:

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