Providers submit forms (FP17) to us detailing dental activity data.
The data recorded on the FP17 shows the patient charge collected, the number of units of activity performed and treatment banding information
WebEDI provides a secure means of sending data between the dental practice management system and the NHS Dental Services.
Compass online form guidance
Orthodontic PAR scores - sample creation and capture - April 2021 (PDF: 715KB)Guidance for performer - FP17 (PDF: 581KB)Guidance for performer - FP17O England (PDF: 506KB)Guidance for practice manager/receptionist (PDF: 677KB)Step-by-step guide - performer (PDF: 187KB)Step-by-step guide - provider and practice staff (PDF: 166KB)How to finalise draft claims and authorise all (PDF: 492KB)Online Triage Covid-19 guidance (PDF: 364KB)
WalesGuidance for performer (PDF: 743KB)Guidance for practice staff (PDF: 833KB)Step-by-step guide - performer (PDF: 166KB)Step-by-step guide - provider and practice staff (PDF: 166KB)How to Finalise Draft Claims and Authorise All (PDF: 492KB)Updated online FP17/FP17O form creation - April 2020 (PDF: 2.6MB)
Dental activity processing errors
Completion of form guides - England
Sample forms - England
Sample forms - Wales
Sample form - England and Wales
CSS8A form (PDF: 131KB)
Changes to the FP17W (Wales) form