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The Council


Article 21 (a) (b) (d) and the First Schedule (Art 6) of the Health Care Professions Act (Cap 464)


To safeguard the health and well-being of the public using the services of the professions it regulates, by setting and maintaining stan​dards of professional training, performance and conduct.

The professional seeking to practise in Malta first needs to have his/her qualification recognised by the Council for the Professions Complementary to Medicine and then have his/her name entered in one of the respective Registers held by the Council.

Professions Regulated by the Council 
  • Acupuncturist
  • Audiologist
  • Chiropractor
  • Clinical Perfusionist
  • Dental Hygienist
  • Dental Technologist
  • Dietitian
  • Environmental Health Officer
  • Medical Laboratory Scientist
  • Medical Physicist
  • Nutritionist
  • Nutritional Therapist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Optometrist
  • Orthoptist
  • Osteopath
  • Physiotherapist
  • Podiatrist
  • Radiographer
  • Speech Language Pathologist

Composition of the Council

President (Appointed as of 08 July 2022 till 07 July 2025)​​

Dr Oliver Degaetano
Appointed Members (Appointed as of 08 July 2022 till 07 July 2025)​

Dr Mario Caruana 
Ms Veronica Montebello 
Ms Speranza Chircop 
Ms Glorianne Busuttil 
Elected Members (Elected as of 27 October 2022 till 26 October 2025)

Mr Edward Gruppetta
Ms Liliana Agius
Mr Renato Zerafa
​Ms. Fleur Marie Bugeja
Ms Marisa Camilleri
Mr. Clinton Schembri Francalanza
Ms. Sonia Azzopardi Axiak

Ms. Jennifer Mallia 
Tel: 25953317​