Dental Council
57 Merrion Square
Dublin 2, Ireland
 
   

 

19th June:

  • 2015 Irish Graduates
  • 11th April:

  • Patient Information
  • 30th November:

  • Dental Council Guidance Documents and Recent Decisions
  • 2nd November:

  • Elections to the Dental Council and Auxiliary Dental Workers Committee
  • 7th May:

  • Dental Council Newsletter, March 2010
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    Application Details for Registration in the Register of Dental Hygienists:

    1. Dental Hygienists qualified within Ireland or the UK;

    • Complete application form
    • Current Curriculum Vitae or signed work history (This must be a detailed account of your work history from the time you graduated in Dental Hygiene but should include any experience, in the area of dentistry, gained before you qualified. Dates must be formatted as DD/MM/YYYY and you must state the title or grade of your post. Your work history must include full name and address of each employer.
    • Photocopy of your Certificate/Diploma in Dental Hygiene
    • Letters of Good Standing (You must submit original Letters of Good Standing from any regulatory body/ Competent Authority that you are currently, or have previously been, registered with)
    • Photocopy of your passport for identification purposes
    • Complete Dental Council statement 
    • Remittance of €30

    2. Registration for Dental Hygienists Qualified from other EEA Member States

    • Complete application form
    • Current Curriculum Vitae or signed work history (This must be a detailed account of your work history from the time you graduated in Dental Hygiene but should include any experience, in the area of dentistry, gained before you qualified. Dates must be formatted as DD/MM/YYYY and you must state the title or grade of your post. Your work history must include full name and address of each employer.
    • Photocopy of your Certificate/Diploma in Dental Hygiene
    • Letters of Good Standing (You must submit original Letters of Good Standing from any regulatory body/ Competent Authority that you are currently, or have previously been, registered with)
    • Photocopy of your passport for identification purposes
    • Complete Dental Council statement 
    • Transcripts of your course in Dental Hygiene (You must submit the originals and these should include subjects undertaken, grades received and any clinical training)
    • Course Syllabus (This must be an official syllabus, obtained from the awarding university and must contain a detailed outline of what your Diploma in Dental Hygiene entailed. The original version must be submitted. A photocopy will not suffice.)
    • Scope of Practice (If you have practised a regulated profession in a member state, please include the scope of practice you worked under)
    • Remittance of €30

    Registration form for Dental Hygienists

    Statement for the Dental Council of Ireland - Dental Hygienists

    If you are newly qualified, having obtained your qualification within Ireland, please visit our page for Irish Graduates.