© St. George’s Dental Practice, Canterbury 2018
Call us now Tel 01227 450300 Tel 01227 784148
9 Upper Bridge St., Canterbury, Kent CT1 2NA
Do You Have To Pay? You do not have to pay for NHS dental treatment if, when the treatment starts, you are: aged under 18 under 19 and receiving full-time education pregnant or have had a baby in the previous 12 months You do not have to pay if, during the course of treatment, you or your partner, receive: Income Support Income-related Employment and Support Allowance Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance Pension Credit guarantee credit Universal Credit and meet the criteria or you are named on a valid NHS tax credit exemption certificate or you are entitled to an NHS tax credit exemption certificate you are named on a valid HC2 certificate  Partial help If your name is on a valid HC3 certificate, you may not have to pay for all your treatment. Checks are made on free and reduced cost treatment claims. If you say you have the right to free treatment when you do not, you may incur a penalty charge. Note: You will not be exempt from paying because you receive: Incapacity Benefit, contribution-based Employment and Support Allowance, contribution-based Jobseeker’s Allowance, Disability Living Allowance, Council Tax Benefit, Housing Benefit or Pension Credit savings credit, when paid on their own. Medical conditions do not exempt patients from payment for dental treatment. You will be asked to show your dentist written proof that you do not have to pay for all or part of your NHS treatment. You will also be asked to sign a form to confirm that you do not have to pay.
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©  St. George’s Dental Practice, Canterbury 2018
Call us now on 01227 450300 or 01227 784148  C
9 Upper Bridge St. Canterbury Kent CT1 2NA
9 Upper Bridge St., Canterbury, Kent CT1 2NA
Do You Have To Pay? You do not have to pay for NHS dental treatment if, when the treatment starts, you are: aged under 18 under 19 and receiving full-time education pregnant or have had a baby in the previous 12 months You do not have to pay if, during the course of treatment, you or your partner, receive: Income Support Income-related Employment and Support Allowance Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance Pension Credit guarantee credit Universal Credit and meet the criteria or you are named on a valid NHS tax credit exemption certificate or you are entitled to an NHS tax credit exemption certificate you are named on a valid HC2 certificate  Partial help If your name is on a valid HC3 certificate, you may not have to pay for all your treatment. Checks are made on free and reduced cost treatment claims. If you say you have the right to free treatment when you do not, you may incur a penalty charge. Note: You will not be exempt from paying because you receive: Incapacity Benefit, contribution-based Employment and Support Allowance, contribution- based Jobseeker’s Allowance, Disability Living Allowance, Council Tax Benefit, Housing Benefit or Pension Credit savings credit, when paid on their own. Medical conditions do not exempt patients from payment for dental treatment. You will be asked to show your dentist written proof that you do not have to pay for all or part of your NHS treatment. You will also be asked to sign a form to confirm that you do not have to pay.
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