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Dental Services: Contracts

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 23425, tabled on 22 June 2022

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, if he will publish correspondence sent by his Department to the British Dental Association on 20 May 2022 on reform of NHS dental contracts.

This answer is the replacement for a previous holding answer.

Answered on

15 July 2022

We are unable to provide the information requested as it relates to the formulation of Government policy. An announcement on the outcome of those consultations will made shortly.

The Department and NHS England and NHS Improvement are working with stakeholders, including the British Dental Association, on improvements to the National Health Service dental system to increase access to NHS dentistry.

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