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October 2017


6 October 2017

Consultation on 2018/19 budget, APC fees and disciplinary levies, and other fees

The Council is seeking your feedback on its draft 2018/19 budget, APC fees and disciplinary levies for all oral health practitioners, and other fees. The Council is required to consult with all stakeholders before approving its budget, fees and levies and publishing them in the New Zealand Gazette. Please see our consultation page here[sitetree_link,id=276]. The submission period closes at end of business on *1 December 2017*. 

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3 October 2017

Have you renewed your APC?

Annual practising certificates (APCs) for dentists and dental specialists expired on Saturday 30 September 2017. Thank you to all practitioners who submitted their applications and payment on time. If you have still not advised us of your practising intentions for 2017/18, please do so. The APC and retention renewal forms were posted to practitioners on 23 August and are also available to download at the above links.  If you intend to practise at any time during this period, you are required by law to hold a current practising certificate. Before...

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September 2017


5 September 2017

Dental Council Annual Report 2016/17

We are pleased to advise that the Dental Council has published its 2016/17 Annual Report. The report includes the audited financial statements to 31 March 2017 and information on all the Council’s operations, including registration and APC numbers, competence and conduct cases, and examinations and accreditation. The report also includes a comprehensive update on how we have progressed on our five strategic priorities—some of the highlights are listed below. In 2016/17, the Council: Updated and finalised the sedation practice standard, reviewed the professional boundaries practice standard, and reviewed and updated the...

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