Dentist Registration and Renewal

Dentists practising in BC must be registered with BCCOHP.


Use the tabs below to find out more about applying for registration in BC, or to renew your registration.

First-time applications

Learn how to apply for initial registration as a dentist.

Annual renewal

Learn more about annual renewal for dentists.

Dentist registration classes

Learn more about the different dentist registration classes

Registration resources

Here you can find information on changing to another registration class, reinstating, coming from another province, returning to practice, and other topics not covered by the previous tabs.

As of September 1, 2022 – the College of Dental Hygienists of BC, College of Dental Surgeons of BC, College of Dental Technicians of BC, College of Denturists of BC becomes…