Small Group Plans

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The benefits of our standard programs designed especially for smaller groups with two to nine eligible/enrolled employees. To learn more about our products and services, email

How to request a proposal (2–99 lives)

Delta Dental is happy to provide you with a proposal for your members. To provide the most competitive proposal possible, we need the following information:

  • Company name, address, location(s) and telephone/fax numbers
  • Type of business (SIC/NAICS code or industry)
  • Number of employees at each location
  • Census: Ages of eligible employees; number of single, two-party or family groups (please include ZIP codes of all covered employees, if possible)
  • Copy of current dental plan design, including benefit booklet
  • Effective date of the proposed plan
  • Employer/employee contribution levels

Please note the following minimum requirements before requesting proposals (2–99 lives)

Minimum group size:

  • Delta Dental requires a minimum of two employees (certain industry codes may require other group size minimums).

Contribution and participation guidelines:

  • Voluntary:
    • High plan—100% employee contribution/50% participation
    • Standard plan—100% employee contribution/35% participation
  • Non-voluntary:
    • 100% employer contribution/100% participation
  • Contributory:
    • High plan—50% employer contribution/75% participation
    • Standard plan—25% employer contribution/50% participation
  • 2–9 product: See participation chart below
2–9 Product Participation Requirements
Number eligible Minimum # insured
2 2
3 3
4 3
5 4
6 4
7 4
8 5
9 5
10–18 50%


To request a proposal, please contact:

For groups headquartered in Ohio
Small Market Sales
PO Box 30416
Lansing, MI 48909
P 800-537-5527 | F 517-347-5420