New applications - General and Specialist Dental Practice
Subscription is available to any interested party regardless of location or qualification and provides access to College communications as well as selected general resources on the online Learning Management System (in progress). Subscription is a prerequisite for enrolment in any General or Specialist Dental Practice examination or the MRACDS (GDP) program.
Your subscription to the RACDS is valid for six years.
Please complete the Subscription Application Form (GEN01) and forward it to the RACDS along with:
If you are a qualified dentist you will also need to provide:
- Certified copies of any relevant qualifications
- Two passport size photographs
- A statement/certificate from an institution that you have obtained a degree or certificate qualifying you to carry out the full practice of dentistry
- A statement/certificate from the registering authority in your country of residence that you possess a dental degree or qualification which currently entitles you to carry out the full practice of dentistry. This statement/certificate must have been issued within the previous 12 months (not required if registered in Australia and/or New Zealand)
All certificate(s) must be accompanied by a certified translation when the certificate(s) is not in English. To ensure the safety of documents certified photocopies rather than the originals should be provided. Originals received will not be returned to the sender. Please see the Forms page for more information on certifying documents.
A full list of admission, application and all other forms required for General and Specialist Dental Practice.
Key course and exam dates
Key course and exam dates are available in the current year's College Calendar.
General and Specialist Dental Practice fee information 2017.
Frequently asked questions about subscription.