Dental Technicians and Dental Prosthetists Board

Mr Simon Corbell MLA acting ACT Health Minister has moved to deregulate dental technicians as of 1 September 2010.

Therefore:

Dental technicians will not require registration in the ACT as of 31 August 2010. No action is required.

Dental Prosthetists will be covered by the Dental Board of Australia as of 1 July 2010.

The ministerial notification is available by clicking HERE.

A copy of the Board letter sent to all registrants is available by clicking HERE.

Download: Letter to registrants (PDF File - 27k)

No new registrations will be processed after 30 June 2010. The Board has approved practice for all new technicians without registration between 1 July 2010 and 31 August 2010.