Welcome to the Australian Dental Council

Role of the Australian Dental Council

Formed in 1993, the Australian Dental Council (ADC) is an independent organisation appointed by the Dental Board of Australia (DBA) to conduct assessment and accreditation functions for the dental professions under the National Registration and Accreditation Scheme (NRAS).

The ADC is a not-for-profit company limited by guarantee under the Australian Securities and Investments Commission. It holds charity status under the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission and is funded by a grant from the DBA and fee for service activities. 

Latest news

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22 May 2019
The Australia Dental Council (ADC) is seeking a Senior Accreditation Officer to join its Accreditation team at our offices in Melbourne, Victoria.
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24 April 2019
Results for the March 2019 general dentistry written examination are now available via the Candidate Portal.  If you successfully
Nominations committee vacancy
18 April 2019
The Australian Dental Council (ADC) Nominations Committee (the Committee) is seeking a suitably qualified applicant to fill the independent member