• The object of the TPDP is to promote the health and safety of, and protection of the public by the development and promotion of a higher standards of practice among Trichological practitioners, including by (but not limited to):
    • defining, creating and maintaining an effective structure to inform the standard of professional education and training amongst Trichologists, including maintaining a register of approved education and training providers;
    • working with professional regulated statutory bodies who are engaged with Hair science practice to agree appropriate processes for joint working with regard to fitness to practice and Registrant conduct, informed by the standards of practice proficiency and safe practice set down by the nominated govermental body.
    • advancing the study and practice of non-surgical interventions to inform and promote safe and effective practice standards for the public.
    • advancing the education of the public and promoting research for the public benefit in the field Trichological science and treatments;
    • providing knowledge and advice to stakeholder bodies and organisations responsible for developing and maintaining clinical and practice-based standards for non-surgical treatments to ensure public safety;
    • Instigate regulation through the maintenance a voluntary register of persons who are fit to practice as Trichologists , having met prescribed criteria and continuing professional development requirements; and
    • publishing, operating and implementing a code of practice for Registrants in the interests of public protection

In these Articles, charitable means charitable in accordance with the laws of the United Kingdom provided that it will not include any purpose that is not charitable in accordance with section 7 of the Charities and Trustee Investment (Scotland) Act 2005 and/or section 2 of the Charities Act (Northern Ireland) 2008.