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NHS Dental Care

Exempt from payment

PLEASE BRING PROOF OF EXEMPTION WITH YOU. Please see the NHS Dental Services Leaflet for more information.

Patients aged 18 and over normally pay charges for NHS treatment.

There is no charge if you are:

  • pregnant
  • if you have had a child in the last 12 months
  • if you are aged 18 in full-time education 
  • if you or your partner are named on a current HC2 NHS charges certificate
  • if you or your partner are named on a valid NHS tax credit exemption certificate
  • If you or ypur partner receive Income-Related Employment & Support Allowance
  • if you or your partner receive Income Support, Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance or Pension Credit Guarantee Credit

If you are not in any of these groups, but have a low income, you may still be able to get help with NHS charges. You can get a claim form HC1 from any Social Security office.

Please note:
The following benefits, on their own, do not entitle you to help with health costs:
Incapacity Benefit, Disability Living Allowance, Pension Credit Savings Credit and Contribution-based Job Seeker’s Allowance.

PLEASE NOTE THAT THERE ARE CIRCUMSTANCES WHERE NHS CHARGES APPLY
eg LOST/ BROKEN APPLIANCES BEYOND REPAIR.