GDC renewal deadline for dentists now passed

  • Date: 11 January 2018

THE deadline for dentists to renew GDC registration has now passed and the regulator is advising those who have not registered to urgently complete the restoration process.

Dentists are not legally allowed to practice until they have been restored to the register.

To do so requires the following steps:

Remember, dentists will be declaring CPD under the former scheme for the final time, as enhanced CPD was introduced in January 2018. For more information about ECPD, visit:

More general information on registration is available from the GDC registration team at

This page was correct at the time of publication. Any guidance is intended as general guidance for members only. If you are a member and need specific advice relating to your own circumstances, please contact one of our advisers.

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