• Secretariat: SCC
    Committee Manager:
    Ms Katie Lee
  • Chairperson (until end 2025):
    Dr Benoit Soucy
  • ISO Technical Programme Manager [TPM]:
    Ms Monja Korter
    ISO Editorial Manager [EM]:
    Ms Lucy Kirk
  • Creation date: 1989


Standardization of terminology in all branches of dentistry.

Quick links


Published ISO standards *


ISO standards under development *

Participating members
Observing members

* number includes updates

Reference Title Type
ISO/TC 106/SC 3/WG 1   Harmonization of dental codes and abbreviations Working group
ISO/TC 106/SC 3/WG 2   Dental vocabulary (Revision of ISO 1942 and thematic coding of its terms) Working group
ISO/TC 106/SC 3/WG 5   Terminology for forensic orodental data Working group


Liaison Committees from ISO/TC 106/SC 3

ISO/TC 106/SC 3 can access the documents of the committees below:

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 106/SC 1 Filling and restorative materials ISO
ISO/TC 106/SC 2 Prosthodontic materials ISO
ISO/TC 106/SC 4 Dental instruments ISO
ISO/TC 106/SC 6 Dental equipment ISO
ISO/TC 106/SC 7 Oral care products ISO
ISO/TC 106/SC 8 Dental implants ISO
ISO/TC 106/SC 9 Dental CAD/CAM systems ISO
ISO/TC 215 Health informatics ISO
ISO/TC 272 Forensic sciences ISO


Organizations in liaison (Category A and B)
Acronym Title Category
FDI World Dental Federation (FDI) A
ICDAS The International Caries Detection and Assessment System A
Interpol Interpol A
WHO World Health Organization A
WCO World Customs Organization B

Organizations in liaison (Category C)

C liaisons participate at the level of a Working Group

Acronym Title Category
NATO North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (AC/35) C

ISO/TC 106/SC 3 - Secretariat

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