The Dental Council consists of Permanent Secretary for Health, National Advisor Oral Health & practitioners elected by elected by dental practitioners, vocational practitioners, representative of Fiji Dental Association, Dean of the School of Medicine from the Fiji National University & Umanand School of Medicine.
The key powers and functions of the Council are;
to register dental practitioners and dental students
to issue, revoke or suspend dental practice licences
to conduct investigations and take disciplinary proceedings
to issue codes of practice and professional standards for dental practitioners and students
to issue or endorse guidelines on continuing professional development for dental practitioners.