Registration closes in:

Protection of Title for Podiatrists and Chiropodists

Important deadline: The transitional period for those seeking to register via the grandparenting route (S91) is coming to an end on the 31 March 2023. If you do not register, you will be unable to continue to practise using the professional title after March 2023.


Margaret Hynds O'Flanagan

Margaret Hynds O'Flanagan is Head of Recognition at CORU. 

The Recognition Department supports the Competent Authority function of the Registration Boards, including the process of assessing the professional qualifications and experience of those who qualified outside the State for compliance with the relevant Standard of Proficiency. The process is carried out in accordance with National and European law which involves adherence to strict timeframes and ensuring that applicants have adequate opportunity to demonstrate their knowledge, skills and competence.

Margaret ensures that CORU’s procedures are in compliance with legislative requirements and in line with best international practice.