Register as a Dental Practitioner - Victoria


You are required to be registered if you intend to practise as any of the following in Australia:

  • Dentist;
  • Dental specialist;
  • Dental therapist;
  • Dental hygienist;
  • Oral health therapist; and
  • Dental prosthetist.

Please note that the types of activities considered a part of dental practice may be updated or changed from time to time.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

You may be eligible for general, specialist, non-practising or limited registration if you are:

  • Qualified for registration in the relevant health profession;
  • Not disqualified under law from applying, or being registered; and
  • Meet any other requirements stated in the registration standard.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


One year.


30 November.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Fees are listed on the attached document.

Other resources

Administering agency

Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency

Operating address: Level 8 111 Bourke Street
Victoria 3000
Mailing address: GPO Box 9958
Victoria 3001
Phone: 1300419495
Phone: 03 92759009
Website: (Opens in new window)