Statement of Acknowledgement

We acknowledge and respect the traditional custodians on whose ancestral lands we provide dental services.

We acknowledge the deep feeling of attachment and relationship of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to Country.

We pay our respects to their Elders past and present and extend that respect to other Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people attending our services.

We are committed to improving the oral health outcomes of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people should be aware that this website may contain images, voices and names of people who have passed away.

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Information for the community – Updated 7 March 2022

Cost

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No out of pocket costs.

There are no out of pocket costs for kids who:

  • Haven’t started school

Or are covered by:

For children not covered by any of the above, it will cost $50 for dental services provided in a calendar year.

Any dental emergencies treated at a clinic between check-ups are also covered by this fee.

Child Dental Benefits Schedule (CDBS)

We see children who are eligible for CDBS.

Children can access up to $1,026 for basic dental services over two calendar years.

The Commonwealth Child Dental Benefits Schedule offers assistance for dental treatment for children who are covered by the Scheme (receive Family Tax Benefit A).

General dental care is covered by CDBS, however orthodontic treatment may incur additional fees.