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21 April 2022


ATISN 16273 – Dental Services

Thank you for your request to the Welsh Government for information under the Freedom of Information Act (2000) received on 19 April 2022 relating to the dental services in Wales. You specifically requested the following:

Data published in September 2021 showed that in 2020 to 2021, there were 1,389 dentists with NHS activity recorded in Wales. How many dentists are currently providing NHS services in Wales?

Our response

Welsh Government does not hold any further data than currently published on StatsWales: Current contract. This data is published annually and the next available update will provisionally be in September for 2021-22.

NHS Business Services Authority (Dental Services) provide dental statistics and key information to national, regional and local NHS bodies which you may find useful. You can contact them on the following:

NHS Business Services Authority
Stella House
Goldcrest Way
Newburn Riverside
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE15 8NY

Freedom of Information (NHSBSA)

Next steps

If you are dissatisfied with the Welsh Government’s handling of your request, you can ask for an internal review within 40 working days of the date of this response. Requests for an internal review should be addressed to the Welsh Government’s Freedom of Information Officer at:

Information Rights Unit
Welsh Government
Cathays Park
CF10 3NQ 
or Email:

Please remember to quote the ATISN reference number above.

You also have the right to complain to the Information Commissioner. The Information Commissioner can be contacted at:

Information Commissioner’s Office
Wycliffe House
Water Lane

However, please note that the Commissioner will not normally investigate a complaint until it has been through our own internal review process.

Yours sincerely