Policy & practice

We support the development of dental practice by identifying issues that need addressing in the service of patients. We set the agenda for policy, research and standards, all with impact on day-to-day practice.

Standards & guidance

We promote high standards in dentistry by providing access to evidence-based guidance and standards for the whole of the dental profession.


The College seeks to promote research in Primary Care dentistry, drawing on exciting data-driven opportunities that address patient needs.


We bring our passion for the nation’s oral health and patient care, together with the expertise and experience of the whole dental team, to the challenges of oral health equity and quality, in the UK and beyond

Primary Dental Journal

Our peer-reviewed, quarterly journal, explores topics of interest and relevance to the primary care dental team.

CPD webinars

Regular live webinars that examine topical issues and practice guidance for the dental team.