Child Dental Benefits Schedule

Financial support for basic dental services for children aged 2–17.

Eligibility basics

Information update: The Australian Government intends to close the Child Dental Benefits Schedule from 1 July 2016. Read more information on the Department of Health website.
  • children aged between 2–17 years on any one day of the calendar year
  • receive, or their family, guardian or carer receives, certain government benefits such as Family Tax Benefit Part A for at least part of the calendar year
  • are eligible for Medicare

Page last updated: 26 April 2016