If you're creating or amending a Provider ID, the correct number of named providers must be recorded.

Example: A partnership must have two or more named providers recorded.

When an incorrect number of providers are recorded, you will receive the error message: 'The number of Provider Owners flagged for the Provider must be greater than or equal to the Minimum Provider Owners Requires for this Provider'.

The types of Provider Type and provider requirements are:


Provider Type Minimum GDC Required Minimum Owners Required Majority Owners GDC registered?
Individual Dental Practitioner 1 1 No
Limited Company 1 1 Yes
Limited Liability Partnership 1 2 Yes
Partnership of two or more individuals 1 2 Yes
Professionals Allied to Dentistry 0 1 No
Trust 1 1 No