Join Dental Protection

Click here for information on membership categories and subscription rates

Please select the application form appropriate to your professional status using one of the links on this page.

When you have downloaded and printed the application form, please complete all the sections and add your signature before returning the form to the address shown at the top of the first page.

DPL Xtra

DPL Xtra is a practice programme which rewards a commitment to a team approach to risk management. 

The benefits of joining DPL Xtra include lower subscriptions, free membership for all employed dental nurses and dental technicians, and a portfolio of free and heavily discounted risk management material for the practice.

Foundation Trainers

DPL now offers discounted subscriptions for DPL Xtra foundation trainers. Please contact Membership Services for more information.

Click here for more information about DPL Xtra.

Dentists, Oral Surgeons and Maxillofacial Surgeons

To apply for membership

Click here and download the application form

Click here to view the Membership Guidance document for UK dentists, oral surgeons and maxillofacial surgeons

Foundation Trainers

We now offer discounted subscriptions for foundation trainers. Please contact Membership Operations for more information.

Dental Care Professionals

To apply for membership

Click here and download the DCP application form

Click here and download the the discounted newly qualified DCP application form

Click here to apply for free DCP student membership online

Click here to download the Membership Guidance document for UK DCPs

Corporate Membership

To enquire about the range of advice and indemnity services available to corporate bodies please fill out this enquiry form or Click here to visit the Dental Corporates section of the website.

Dental Student Membership

Click here to apply for free student membership.

Click here to learn more about student membership.

Calling all final year dental students!

If you are about to qualify please click here for the benefits of graduate membership, helping you to prepare for your future career.

Should you have any questions regarding your membership, please feel free to telephone our Service Centre helpline on 0800 561 9000 or alternatively you can email us at



Dental Protection Limited is registered in England (No. 2374160) and is a wholly owned subsidiary of The Medical Protection Society Limited (MPS) which is registered in England (No.36142). Both companies use Dental Protection as a trading name and have their registered office at 33 Cavendish Square, London W1G 0PS.

Dental Protection Limited serves and supports the dental members of MPS with access to the full range of benefits of membership, which are all discretionary, and set out in MPS’s Memorandum and Articles of Association. MPS is not an insurance company. Dental Protection® is a registered trademark of MPS.

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