Fees – The Australian Dental Council

Practitioner assessment fees

Fees payable for the dental practitioner assessment process will depend on your profession.

A summary of fees payable is available below.

Item Fee

Initial assessment, skills assessment, and initial assessment renewal

Initial assessment $610 AUD
Initial assessment renewal $250 AUD
Skills assessment $610 AUD
Skills assessment (work history reassessment) $250 AUD
Appeal against the outcome of the initial assessment $610 AUD

Written examination

Written examination application $2,000 AUD
Verification of a written examination result $120 AUD
Application for review – written examination $950 AUD
Independent appeal committee – written examination $5,000 AUD

Practical examination

Practical examination application $4,500 AUD
Verification of a practical examination result $120 AUD
Application for review – practical examination $950 AUD
Independent appeal committee – practical examination $5,000 AUD
Item Fee

Initial assessment, skills assessment, and initial assessment renewal

Initial assessment $610 AUD
Initial assessment renewal $250 AUD
Appeal against the outcome of the initial assessment $610 AUD

Written examination

Written examination application $1,350 AUD
Verification of a written examination result $120 AUD
Application for review – written examination $950 AUD
Independent appeal committee – written examination $5,000 AUD

Practical examination

Practical examination application $3,150 AUD
Verification of a practical examination result $120 AUD
Application for review – practical examination $950 AUD
Independent appeal committee – practical examination $5,000 AUD
Item Fee

Initial assessment, skills assessment, and initial assessment renewal

Initial assessment $610 AUD
Initial assessment renewal $250 AUD
Appeal against the outcome of the initial assessment $610 AUD

Written examination

Written examination application $1,350 AUD
Verification of a written examination result $120 AUD
Application for review – written examination $950 AUD
Independent appeal committee – written examination $5,000 AUD

Practical examination

Practical examination application $3,150 AUD
Verification of a practical examination result $120 AUD
Application for review – practical examination $950 AUD
Independent appeal committee – practical examination $5,000 AUD