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This page contains information on the terms and conditions of service and the model contract for consultants.
Consultant contract (2003)
The consultant contract applies to consultants first appointed after 31 October 2003, as well as those who have chosen to transfer to it.
Consultants remaining on the pre-2003 contract
Consultants who were appointed before 31 October 2003 and who have opted not to transfer to the 2003 contract will be employed on the Terms and Conditions of Service NHS Medical and Dental Staff (England) 2002.