An unregulated occupation is a profession / trade for which there is no legal requirement or restriction on practice with regard
to licences, certificates or registration.
In the UK, some unregulated occupations offer certification/ registration with a professional body to
applicants on a voluntary basis. These bodies can provide industry recognition for standards
and codes of practice.
can help compare qualifications obtained overseas to UK standards.
If you wish to carry out an unregulated profession in a self-employed capacity
in the UK, while there are no requirements regarding professional qualifications
you would be best advised to visit UK
Welcomes to find out about business operations requirements if providing
services in the UK (e.g. tax and insurance requirements).