Outcome from joint Australia and New Zealand accreditation standards consultation

The Dental Council New Zealand and Dental Board of Australia approved updates to the joint Australian Dental Council (ADC)/Dental Council (New Zealand) Accreditation standards for dental practitioner programs (the new standards).

The new standards will come into effect on 1 January 2021 and are available for download here.

Further details are available in the outcome letter.

A report is also available detailing the consultation process and the feedback received. The submissions from New Zealand and Australia are also available.