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Child Dental Benefits Schedule (CDBS)


The Commonwealth Child Dental Benefits Schedule allows for basic dental treatment over a 2 year period.

What dental services are available?

  • Check-ups
  • Fissure sealants
  • Cleaning
  • Fillings
  • X-rays
  • Extractions
  • Root canals

Your child may be eligible if:

In all Victorian public dental clinics

  • Eligible children pay $0
  • No out of pocket costs
  • No wait list – your child will have the next available appointment
  • Treatment is bulk billed via Medicare

What dental services are not covered by CBDS?

  • Orthodontic
  • Cosmetic dental work
  • Services provided in a hospital operating theatre

Further information

To find out more information about CDBS visit the Department of Human Services website.

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