Charges for NHS Dentistry
  • If you are exempt from NHS dental charges, you will receive free treatment and care.

  • If you pay for NHS dental treatment, there are three standard charges which the government updates every April.

  • You pay one charge even if you visit more than once to complete a course of treatment.

  • The amount you pay will depend on the treatment you need.

Band 1: £14.30

All treatment under Band 1 includes examination, diagnosis and preventative care.  If necessary, it will include X rays, scale and polish and planning for further treatment. 

All urgent and out-of-hours care costs £14.30.

Band 2: £46.00

This includes all necessary treatment covered by the £14.30 charge PLUS additional treatment such as fillings, root canal treatment or extractions.

Band 3: £199.10
This charge includes all necessary treatment covered by Band 1&2  PLUS crowns, dentures and bridges.