Accreditation standards review consultation period closing on 20 April

Accreditation standards review consultation period closing on 20 April

2 April 2020
Students sitting in lecture theatre

The consultation period for the Australian Dental Council (ADC)/Dental Council (New Zealand) (DC(NZ)) accreditation standards for dental practitioner programs (the Standards) will close at 5pm AEST on 20 April 2020.

In the video below Mark Ford, Director Accreditation and Quality Assurance provides a summary of the proposed changes and explains why it is important for anyone who has an interest in the Standards to provide their feedback during the consultation period.

Respond to the proposed changes to the Standards

Making a submission

If you intend on making a submission during the consultation period, the ADC recommends you first read the consultation documentation below.

Consultation paper - Proposed changes to the ADC/DC(NZ) Accreditation standards for dental practitioner programs

ADC/DC(NZ) Accreditation Standards for Dental Practitioner Programs (Revised draft for consultation - February 2020)

To respond to the consultation, please click here, or copy and paste the below link into your web browser.

You can also email your response.

Publication of submissions

Individual survey responses and a summary of the responses received will be published on the ADC and DC(NZ) websites. Published submissions will include the names of the respondent and/or the organisation making the submission.

All personal contact details will be removed from the submission prior to publication.

Submissions containing offensive or defamatory comments, or which are outside the scope of the subject of this consultation will not be made public, or published on the ADC or the DC(NZ) websites.

Accreditation Standards Review