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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20 June 2018
  The Australian Dental Council (ADC) is the independent accrediting authority for the Australian dental professions. It undertakes
ADC Logo
20 June 2018
  The Australian Dental Council (ADC) is the independent accrediting authority for the Australian dental professions. It undertakes
Dentist working
15 June 2018
Updated versions of the ADC practical examination information package and ADC assessment processes document are now available online.