The General Chiropractic Council is a United Kingdom wide statutory body with regulatory powers, established by the Chiropractors Act 1994.
The General Chiropractic Council was established by parliament through the Chiropractors Act 1994 and has four main duties:
- to protect the public by establishing and operating a scheme of statutory regulation for Chiropractors;
- to set the standards of chiropractic education, conduct and practice;
- to ensure the development of the profession of chiropractic, using a model of continuous improvement in practice and
- to promote the contribution that chiropractic makes to the health of the nation.
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