About the General Dental Council
We are an independent organisation which regulates dentists and dental care professionals in the UK. We set dental standards, hold a register of qualified dental professionals, quality assure education and investigate concerns about treatment or conduct.
Brexit - information for dental professionals
The UK has now left the European Union. We have entered into a transition period, which will likely be until 31 December 2020.
During the transition period, it is likely there will be no change to the way that EU/Swiss applicants apply for registration.Read more about what Brexit means for you