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Document What should I show to prove I'm entitled to free NHS dental treatment?

The following documents can be used as proof of exemption:
 
Reason you are exempt
Evidence
You are in receipt of, or are named on an award of Income Support
Income Support award letter
You are in receipt of, or are named on an award of Pension Credit Guarantee Credit
Pension Credit award letter
You are in receipt of, or are named on an award of Income based Jobseekers Allowance (JSA)
Jobseekers Allowance award letter
You are in receipt of, or are named on an award of Income Related Employment and Support Allowance (ESA)
Employment and Support Allowance award letter
You are in receipt of, or are named on an award of Universal Credit and meet the additional criteria
Universal Credit statement
You are entitled to, or named on a valid Tax Credit Exemption certificate
Tax Credit Exemption certificate or Tax Credit award notice
You are under 18 years old
Birth certificate, passport or medical card
You are 18 years old and in full time education
Child benefit award letter, or birth certificate / passport / medical card and proof you are a full time student
You are 19 years old and included in an award entitling your parent / guardian
Your parent / guardian’s Tax Credit award notice that includes you as a child dependant and shows an income level of £15,276 or less, or;
Your parent / guardian’s qualifying benefit award letter and your parent / guardian’s Tax Credit award notice that includes you as a child dependant
You are pregnant or have had a baby in the last 12 months
MATB1 form or child’s birth certificate
You are named on a valid HC2 certificate
HC2 certificate

It's not up to the dental practice to challenge your exemption. The FP17 / FP17O which shows the treatment you have had, as well as the declaration for which benefit you state you're eligible for, should be marked by the practice as 'Evidence not seen' if you cannot supply proof.
 
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