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Register to issue maternity exemption certificates

Use this service to register to issue maternity exemption certificates on behalf of new or expectant mothers.

You must be a midwife, practice nurse or health visitor registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) to create an account.

What you'll need

To help us verify your professional identity, we'll ask for your:

  • last name
  • date of birth
  • NMC PIN
  • NHSmail address and password

Registration takes less than 5 minutes.

Sign in to issue maternity exemption certificates