As one profession, we share many common needs. But we all work in different ways, in different circumstances and have different priorities. BDA membership offers a range of flexible options to reflect your varying needs.

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We are the Trade Union and professional association for dentists in the UK. As a not-for-profit, member-owned organisation, our sole purpose is to help and support you.


Our three membership packages offer a range of services and benefits to suit your needs, and start from only £38​5.


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Get access to a specially designed range of support and services, designed to help you succeed - as a student, and as a dentist.


Be part of your profession, join a community of your peers and add your voice to ours as we work to improve the working lives of all dentists in the UK.


> Find out more about the benefits of student membership.

BDA International membership lets you stay in touch with your profession, wherever you are practising.

Get all the ​benefits of Essential membership, plus the British Dental Journal and BDA News delivered to your door - wherever in the world that might be.


> Find out more about the benefits of International membership


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The BDA is owned and run by its members. We are a not-for-profit organisation – all our income is reinvested for the benefit of the profession.

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