The Child Dental Benefits Schedule provides $1000 for basic dental treatment for eligible children between the ages of 2-17.
• 2-17 year olds are eligible if they receive Family Tax Benefit A or other relevant Australian Government payments
• Treatment is bulk billed through Medicare
• Eligible children receive free dental treatment up to a value of $1000 over a two year period
What dental treatments are available?
• Dental check-ups
• Fissure sealants
• Dental X-rays
• Root canals