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General enquiries

Phone: 020 7935 0875
Email: [email protected]


​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.

Phone: 020 7563 4550 
Email: [email protected]

Advice for ​​dentists​​

Our expert advisors provide Extra and Expert members throughout the UK with unlimited, one-to-one advice via phone and email.

Phone: 020 7935 0875
Email: [email protected]

​Salaried dentists​

Members working under hospital terms and conditions can contact the BMA for employment relations support.

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 can contact our Employment Relations team: 

Phone: 020 7563 4582
Email: [email protected]

Events, including branches and sections

​The events team is involved in producing and delivering all events, including the local events organised by our branches and sections.

The team is available from 09:00-17:00, Monday to Friday.

Phone: 020 7563 4590
Email: [email protected] or [email protected]


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

Members can choose indemnity cover  through us. If you have any questions about the cover, please call 020 7535 5858.

Library services

​Our library is the most comprehensive dental library in Europe.

Phone: 020 7563 4545
Email: [email protected]

Media and press

Media enquiries via our national press office:

Phone: 020 7563 4145/46 
Email: [email protected]

Out-of-hours enquiries with duty press officer: 

Phone: 020 7563 4145

Public or patients

Please note that we’re unable to answer queries from patients or members of the public. We have a set of  Frequently Asked Questions that may help.


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. 

Phone: 020 7563 4593
Email: [email protected]


​If you can't find the information you need or wish to inform us of an error or fault with our website, please get in touch.

Email: [email protected]


Advertising, exhibiting and sponsorship

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

BDJ Jobs

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Complaints procedure

​We are committed to providing our members with a high-quality service.  Therefore, if there is a problem, we would like you to tell us.

If you are dissatisfied with the service you have received, please contact the person dealing directly with your enquiry as soon as the matter arises. If you are unsure who to direct your complaint to, call our general number: 020 7935 0875. 

If you are unhappy with the response you have received, you can speak to that individual’s line manager. Or you can write to us via post or email:

Chief Executive’s Office, British Dental Association
64 Wimpole Street, London W1G 8YS

Email: [email protected]

We aim to respond to all written comments and complaints within seven working days.

Our offices

Contact our Head Office, Northern Ireland, Scotland or Wales teams.