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Contact Us

We are the voice of dentists and dental students in the UK. We support our members every step of their professional lives.

Advice for ​​dentists​​

For one-to-one advice for Extra and Expert members:


Employment law, associate agreements, practice management, mediation, tribunal support and consultancy services: 020 7563 4574


Business and NHS: 020 7535 5864


Health and safety, Infection control, risk assessment, radiation, fire, prescribing and  decontamination: 020 7563 4572


CQC, RQIA, HIS and HIW: 020 7563 4572


Associate contract checking: ​​

​Salaried dentists​

BDA members working under hospital terms and conditions can contact the BMA for employment relations support: 0300 123 1233 (please quote your BDA membership number).


Members employed on national terms and conditions within the salaried / community dental service, in dental schools, in the armed forces or a variety of other employed roles within the NHS: 020 7563 4582 or email:

​Events team and Branch and Sections

​The Events team is involved in producing and/or delivering all BDA events, including the local events organised by the Branch and Section network.


The team is available from 09:00-17:00, Monday to Friday on 020 7563 4590 or  email: or

​Library services

​Our library is the most comprehensive dental library in Europe: 020 7563 4545 or email:


​The Membership team is here to help you with all aspects of your membership.

The team is available from 09:00-17:00, Monday to Friday: 020 7563 4550 or email:

​BDA Indemnity

​We’ve been by your side since 1880 and continue to support you with every step of your professional journey.

Members can now choose indemnity cover through us.

If you have any questions about the cover, please call 020 7535 5858.

​Media and press

Media enquiries via our national press office: 020 7563 4145/46 or email:

Out-of-hours enquiries with duty press officer: 020 7563 4145.


​To advertise your products to our members, exhibit at one of our events or conferences, or sponsor some of our work please email:


64 Wimpole Street, London is available for hire for conferences, meetings and lectures. 


Our modern foyer is also available to hire for social and corporate events including evening receptions, product launches and more: 020 7563 4593 or email:

​Public or patients

We’re unable to answer queries from patients or members of the public. We have a set of Frequently Asked Questions that may help, or, for enquiries about your dental health or treatment contact the Oral Health Foundation on 01788 539 780.


We may record telephone conversations to offer you additional security, resolve complaints, for regulatory compliance and to improve our service standards. Conversations may also be monitored for staff training purposes. You will be alerted to this when you call.


Our offices

​BDA Head office


64 Wimpole Street, 



Tel: 020 7935 0875

​​​​Email:​ ​ ​​​​



Northern Ireland

The Mount,
2 Woodstock Link, 



Tel: 020 7935 0875



​BDA Scotland

Forsyth House, 
Castle Business Park 
Stirling ​​
FK9 4TU​​​



Tel: 01786 476040

​​​​Email:​ ​ ​​​​


​​BDA Wales

Ground Floor​, 
2 Caspian Point,
Caspian Way
CF10 4DQ​​​​​



Tel: 029 2049 6174

​​​​Email:​ ​ ​​​​



As the trade union and professional body, we represent all fields of dentistry including general practice, community dental services, the armed forces, hospitals, academia, public health and research. We are owned and run by our members and all our income is reinvested for the benefit of the profession.​