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Who we are

The General Dental Council consists of a number of committees and boards that have been created to support the Council.

 

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Council meeting

The Council

The Council is made up of 12 members - six appointed registrants and six appointed lay members.

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Committees

A number of functions are carried out by Statutory Committees. These Committees are established by the Dentists Act 1984.

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The executive team

​The Council is supported by the executive management team.

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FtP Panel

​Membership of the GDC's Statutory Committees which make decisions on dental professionals' fitness to practise is drawn from an independent pool of dental professionals and lay people called the Fitness to Practise Panel.

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