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

Narelle Mills with presenters from IAMRA 2018
10 October 2018
The International Association of Medical Regulatory Authorities (IAMRA) International Conference on Medical Regulation was held on 7 -9 October 20
HPACF thematic review preliminary analysis
05 October 2018
The Health Professions Accreditation Collaborative Forum (the Forum) has released its preliminary findi
Dental hygiene and dental therapy practical examination
06 September 2018
The Australian Dental Council (ADC) would like to announce the November 2018 practical examination session for eligible dental hygiene and dental t