Working as a locum can be liberating but daunting at the same time. Derbyshire Medical Chambers (DMC) gives locums a new and more supported way of working.

Run by the GP Task Force Derbyshire, DMC is a not-for-profit initiative creating a premium service for locums and practices alike, to make working as a locum stress free and supported.

Please see the documents below to find out more about Derbyshire Medical Chambers.

FAQs for Members – Derbyshire Medical Chambers

Derbyshire Medical Chambers – Flyer

We allow all GPs a one month trial, where you can continue with pre-existing arrangements as well as working via DMC. After this trial period we are confident you will be happy to move all your locum work over to DMC.

If you decide to join DMC we can also offer you discounted access to the appraisal e-portfolio toolkit, in association with FourteenFish.

If you are still keen to join DMC please can you forward your CV with details of two referees to  and we will arrange an interview.

If you would like to learn more about DMC, please contact us at or call the office on (01332) 210008 


Experience the best of both worlds.

Practice medicine without the hassle of running your own business.

As a Freelance GP with us you can just add the dates you want to work to the online Locumbee calendar, where our helpful admin team will deal with all the bookings and paperwork, so you can focus on working with patients.

Register here or log-on here!

Practice Managers

Are you finding it hard to get a good quality locum?

Chambers is the solution.

By encouraging locum GPs to work together and support each other, Chambers creates a stable locum GP workforce and helps to provide an excellent service for practices in your area.

You get more than just a locum with Chambers

  • Find high quality doctors easily
  • Doctors have full support for SEAs and CPD
  • One click access to GP certificates and documents
  • Free simple booking system ‘Locumbee’
  • Everything is online from session booking to viewing invoices and signing pension forms

If you are a Practice Manager needing a doctor then simply fill in the online form.

Other Benefits: Our Partners


DMC works in partnership with Derby and Derbyshire LMC. All DMC Members are supported by the LMC without needing to pay an independent levy.  The LMC is a powerful voice in the Derbyshire healthcare system, representing GPs and ensuring that they are  properly valued. Membership includes access to advice and resources both via our website and our dedicated and responsive team.