398. Erasure of entries on death or cessation of practice.

(v)     Alteration and Erasure of Entries

398.     Erasure of entries on death or cessation of practice.

The registrar1 must erase from the register2 the name of every deceased person, and a registrar of births and deaths3 on registering the death of a registered dentist4 must, without charge to the recipient, send forthwith by post5 to the registrar a certified copy under his hand of the entry in the register of deaths relating to the death6.

If a registered dentist has ceased to practise, the registrar may, with his consent, erase his name from the register7