Rules and Regulations

The UK rules and regulations are monitored by organisations such as United Kingdom General Dental Council and Royal College of England.

CPD requirements

General Dental Council (GDC) set out the same requirements in thir CPD guidance booklet.This booklet also contains some helpful advice, including information about how to make good CPD decisions through planning and reflection.

All registrants should read and become familiar with the Council CPD requirements in the context of their Standards. 

Clinical Guidelines 

A number of documents have been produced by the Faculty's Clinical Standards Committee for Dental Team.


The lists of all clinical practice guidelines that affect dentistry in Scotland is published by Scottish Dental.