Dental Board of Australia
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Past Consultations

Where there are consultations which have closed, they will be shown below along with the individual submissions that were received and considered.

Where there are consultations which are open for input, they will be shown under Current Consultations.


Consultation on proposed entry level competencies for conscious sedation endorsement

The Dental Board of Australia (the Board) released this public consultation paper on the proposed entry level competencies (the proposed competencies) for endorsement for conscious sedation.

Released: 11 November 2016
Closed: 13 January 2017

Submissions will be published soon.


Consultation on proposed entry level competencies for dental specialties

The Dental Board of Australia (the Board) in partnership with the Dental Council (New Zealand) (the Council) released this public consultation paper on the proposed entry level competencies (the proposed competencies) for dental specialties.

Released: 30 November 2015
Closed: 15 February 2016

Submissions received:

The consultation report can be found on the specialist competencies page.


Public consultation on draft Guidelines for the regulatory management of registered health practitioners and students infected with blood-borne viruses

National Boards released for public consultation draft guidelines on the regulatory management of registered health practitioners and students infected with blood-borne viruses.

Released: 24 July 2014 
Closed: 26 September 2014

Submissions will be published soon.


Public consultation on a review of the following registration standards and guidelines:

Review of registration standards:

  • Professional indemnity insurance 
  • Continuing professional development 
  • Recency of practice 
  • Endorsement for conscious sedation 
  • Specialist

Review of guidelines:

  • Continuing professional development

Released: 19 May 2014
Closed: 14 July 2014

Submissions received


Public consultation on a review of the English language skills and Criminal history registration standards

National Boards are undertaking public consultation on a review of the English language skills and Criminal history registration standards.

Released: 25 October 2013
Closed: 23 December 2013 

Submissions received can be found on the Past consultations page on the AHPRA website.


International criminal history checks - further public consultation

All National Boards have undertaken further public consultation on a proposal to refine international criminal history checks.

Released: 2 October 2013
Closed: 31 October 2013

Submissions received can be found on the Past consultations page on the AHPRA website.


Scope of practice registration standard

Released: 8 May 2013
Closed: 19 June 2013

Submissions received


Cross-Board consultation on common guidelines and shared Code of conduct

Released: 4 April 2013
Closed: 30 May 2013

Submissions received can be found on the Past consultations page on the AHPRA website.


Consultation paper on accreditation review

Released: 30 October 2012
Addendum released: 7 December 2012
Closed: 21 December 2012

Received submissions will be posted in due course.


Consultation paper on international criminal history checks

Released: 25 June 2012
Closed: 17 August 2012

Submissions received can be found on the Past consultations page on the AHPRA website.


Discussion paper on anxiolysis

Released: 05 June 2012
Closed: 20 July 2012

Received submissions will be posted in due course.


Guidelines on supervision

Released: 23 April 2012
Closed: 29 June 2012

Received submissions will be posted in due course.  


Guidelines on limited registration

Released: 18 April 2012
Closed: 15 June 2012

Received submissions will be posted in due course.


Definition of practice

Released: 04 October 2011
Closed: 02 December 2011

Consultation Paper on Definition of Practice (448 KB,PDF)

Submissions received

Please note some submissions have not been posted on the Board’s website at the request of the authors.


Draft registration standard for general registration of practitioners with qualifications substantially equivalent to approved qualifications

Released: 21 December 2010
Closed: 25 February 2011

Submissions received

Please note some submissions have not been posted on the Board’s website at the request of the authors.


Draft registration standards for limited registration

Released: 22 December 2010
Closed: 18 March 2011

Submissions received

Please note some submissions have not been posted on the Board’s website at the request of the authors.


Draft guidelines on supervision (for limited registration)

Released: 22 December 2010
Closed: 18 March 2011

Submissions received

Please note some submissions have not been posted on the Board’s website at the request of the authors.


Proposed guidelines on conscious sedation area of practice endorsement

Released: 10 August 2011
Closed: 07 October 2011

Received submissions will be posted in due course.

Exemption from Web Content Accessibility Guidelines

Public submissions are available on this website for transparency on our consultations regarding important matters affecting dentists.


We publish submissions in their original format as made by the submitter. If you have difficulty accessing a submission, please contact AHPRA at webservices@ahpra.gov.au, and we will try to contact the submitter to provide an accessible version of their submission for your reference.


Please note that submitters are asked to provide their submissions to our public consultations in web accessible formats, and we guide them on how this can be achieved. We will update inaccessible submissions on this website when accessible format versions of files become available.

 
 
 
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