Practicing Medical Professions License Issuance Request

This service is provided by the National Health Regulatory Authority to Individuals requesting to obtain a new license to practice medical professions in the Kingdom of Bahrain such as doctors, nurses and support health professions for public or private health entities.

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   Service Terms

  • Experience:
Depends on the required profession and type of license
  • Target User Group:
  • Individuals ,

   Required Documents

  1. Copy of Identity Card (not required for non-Bahrainis who did not issue one before)
  2. Copy of the passport(non-Bahrainis)
  3. Personal photograph
  4. If the applicant’s current name differs from the name in any other document, an official document form the relevant entity should be presented to demonstrate this change according to the applicable legal procedures
  5. Recommendation certificate from the union and board of medical association in the origin’s country
  6. Prospective employer letter (non-Bahrainis)
  7. Original academic certificates
  8. Original or certified copy of the transcript of the academic degree
  9. Certified copy of a license granted from other countries for those who practiced the profession abroad
  10. Curriculum Vitae
  11. Fill out the following forms:
  • Application for a License to Practice as a Health Professional
  • Forms from 3 references (Employers or supervisors that the applicant has worked with before to obtain information from)
  • Request for Verification of Academic Qualification
  • Request for Verification of Registration


  • Payment Methods:
  • Cash ,
  • Service Fees:
  • Doctors
    • 30.000
  • Nurses
    • 20.000
  • Allied Health
    • 20.000