College Fees

College Fees

Please select from one of the education programs below.

2020

Assessment & Examination Overseas Resident Australian Resident
Assessment fee (payable at start of year 1 and 2)$3,000.00$3,000.00
Program extension fee (for candidates commencing 2016 onward)$3,000.00$3,000.00
Repeat module fee $605.00 $605.00
Viva voce examination
Enrolment$713.00$713.00
Appeal fee $6,000.00* $6,000.00*
Admission to Membership $320.91 $353.00*
Annual fee (FY 01/07/18 to 30/6/19) $624.55 $687.00*
Annual fee (FY 01/07/19 to 30/6/20)$624.55$687.00*
Notes
1. All fees are in $AUD.
2. Fees marked with asterisk (*) denote GST inclusive, otherwise fees are GST free.
3. The annual fee is payable on the 1st day of July each year. All unpaid annual fees by the 31st of August each year will attract a monthly late payment surcharge. Members or Fellows who are elected to Membership or Fellowship during the year will pay a pro rata annual fee based on the whole months remaining in the financial year (FY).
4. The MRACDS(GDP) Program is designed as a two-year program of self-directed learning and assessment. The Program Extension Fee applies to candidates who extend beyond the two years recommended program length.
5. For more information, please refer to the RACDS General Dental Practice (GDP) Handbook and other relevant policies (including refunds) which are available on the website.

Examination PathwayOverseas ResidentAustralian Resident
Assessment
Assessment of eligibility to sit membership examination in SDP$629.00$629.00
Membership examination
Enrolment $3,784.00$3,784.00
Appeal fee$6,000.00* $6,000.00*
Admission to Membership$320.91 $353.00*
Annual fee (FY 01/07/18 to 30/06/19)$612.73$674.00*
Annual fee (FY 01/07/19 to 30/06/20) $624.55$687.00*
Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) PathwayOverseas ResidentAustralian Resident
Assessment
Assessment of eligibility to sit membership examination in SDPn/a n/a
Membership examination
Enrolment $3,784.00$3,784.00
Appeal fee $6,000.00*$6,000.00*
Admission to Membership$320.91$353.00*
Annual fee (FY 01/07/18 to 30/06/19) $612.73 $674.00*
Annual fee (FY 01/07/19 to 30/06/20) $624.55 $687.00*
Transitional ArrangementsOverseas ResidentAustralian Resident
Transitional Arrangement Assessment Application Fee$1,514.00 $1,514.00
Notes
1. All fees are in $AUD.
2. Membership in Specialist Dental Practice (SDP) is offered in the following disciplines: endodontics, oral medicine, orthodontics, paediatric dentistry, prosthodontics, special needs dentistry, periodontics and dental public health.
3. Fees marked with asterisk (*) denote GST inclusive, otherwise fees are GST free.
4. The annual fee is payable on the 1st day of July each year. All unpaid annual fees by the 31st of August each year will attract a monthly late payment surcharge. Members or Fellows who are elected to Membership or Fellowship during the year will pay a pro rata annual fee based on the whole months remaining in the financial year (FY).
5. For more information, please refer to the RACDS Specialist Dental Practice (SDP) Handbook and other relevant policies (including refunds) which are available on the website.

Primary ExaminationOverseas ResidentAustralian Resident
Orientation Course
Enrolment – all subjects (member rate)$1,930.00*$1,930.00*
Enrolment – per subjects (member rate)$321.00*$321.00*
Enrolment – all subjects (non-member rate)$2,484.00*$2,484.00*
Enrolment – per subjects (non-member rate)$417.00*$417.00*
Primary Examination (viva voce)
Enrolment – all subjects$2,550.00$2,550.00
Enrolment – per subject$590.00$590.00
Application for exemption from sitting the Primary Examination$1,179.00$1,179.00
Appeal fee$6,000.00*$6,000.00*
Notes
1. All fees are in $AUD.
2. The Orientation Course 2020 will be held online.
3. Fees marked with asterisk (*) denote GST inclusive, otherwise fees are GST free.
4. For more information, please refer to the RACDS General Dental Practice (GDP) Handbook and other relevant policies (including refunds) which are available on the website.
Final ExaminationOverseas ResidentAustralian Resident
Preparation for Fellowship Success
Enrolment$595.00*$595.00*
Final Examination
Enrolment$3,046.00$3,046.00
Enrolment for unsuccessful subscribed candidate
– Part l or Part ll only
$1,815.00$1,815.00
Appeal fee$6,000.00*$6,000.00*
Admission to Fellowship$320.91$353.00*
Annual fee (FY 01/07/18 to 30/06/19)$624.55$687.00*
Annual fee (FY 01/07/19 to 30/06/20)$624.55$687.00*
Notes
1. All fees are in $AUD.
2. Fees marked with asterisk (*) denote GST inclusive, otherwise fees are GST free.
3. The Preparation for Fellowship Success workshop will be held over three (3) days.
4. The annual fee is payable on the 1st day of July each year. All unpaid annual fees by the 31st of August each year will attract a monthly late payment surcharge. Members or Fellows who are elected to Membership or Fellowship during the year will pay a pro rata annual fee based on the whole months remaining in the financial year (FY).
5. For more information, please refer to the RACDS General Dental Practice (GDP) Handbook and other relevant policies (including refunds) which are available on the website.

ExaminationOverseas ResidentAustralian Resident
Assessment
Assessment of eligibility for fellowship examination$629.00$629.00
Examination
Enrolment$3,641.00$3,641.00
Appeal fee$6,000.00*$6,000.00*
Admission to Fellowship$320.91$353.00*
Annual fee (FY 01/07/18 to 30/06/19)$624.55$687.00*
Annual fee (FY 01/07/19 to 30/06/20)$624.55$687.00*
Notes
1. All fees are in $AUD.
2. Fellowship in Specialist Dental Practice (SDP) is offered in the following disciplines: endodontics, oral medicine, orthodontics, paediatric dentistry, prosthodontics, special needs dentistry, periodontics and dental public health.
3. Fees marked with asterisk (*) denote GST inclusive, otherwise fees are GST free.
4. The annual fee is payable on the 1st day of July each year. All unpaid annual fees by the 31st of August each year will attract a monthly late payment surcharge. Members or Fellows who are elected to Membership or Fellowship during the year will pay a pro rata annual fee based on the whole months remaining in the financial year (FY).
5. For more information, please refer to the RACDS Specialist Dental Practice (SDP) Handbook and other relevant policies (including refunds) which are available on the website.

Training, Assessment & ExaminationOverseas Resident Australian Resident
Application for eligibility for selection for surgical training positions$1,096.36$1,206.00*
Training
Training Fee – trainees occupying an accredited/approved post$4,261.82$4,688.00*
Training Fee – trainees completing the mandatory research requirements within 6 months$2,130.91$2,344.00*
Examination
Application for exemption from sitting the surgical science and training (SST) examination$1,588.00$1,588.00
Enrolment – SST$3,284.00$3,284.00
Assessment fee – assessment of eligibility for fellowship examination$629.00$629.00
Enrolment – Final$4,603.00$4,603.00
International medical graduates (IMG)
Assessment fee – assessment of IMG$5,197.00*$5,197.00*
Assessment fee – fellowship by assessment for IMG$7,074.00*$7,074.00*
Appeal fee$6,000.00*$6,000.00*
Admission to Fellowship$320.91$353.00*
Annual fee (FY 01/07/18 to 30/06/19)$624.55$687.00*
Annual fee (FY 01/07/19 to 30/06/20)$624.55$687.00*
Notes
1. All fees are in $AUD.
2. Fees marked with asterisk (*) denote GST inclusive, otherwise fees are GST free.
3. The extension of time for trainees undertaking research is invoiced in 6-month periods. If a trainee extends beyond the first 6-month period, then a further invoice for 50% of the OMS training fee will be issued.
4. The annual fee is payable on the 1st day of July each year. All unpaid annual fees by the 31st of August each year will attract a monthly late payment surcharge. Members or Fellows who are elected to Membership or Fellowship during the year will pay a pro rata annual fee based on the whole months remaining in the financial year (FY).
5. For more information, please refer to the RACDS Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Handbook (OMS) and other relevant policies (including refunds) which are available on the website.

2021

Assessment & Examination Overseas Resident Australian Resident
Assessment fee (payable at start of year 1 and 2)$3,054.00$3,054.00
Program extension fee (for candidates commencing 2016 onward)$3,054.00$3,054.00
Repeat module fee$616.00$616.00
Viva voce examination
Enrolment$726.00$726.00
Appeal fee$6,108.00*$6,108.00*
Admission to Membership$327.00$360.00*
Annual fee (FY 1/7/19 to 30/6/20)$624.55$687.00*
Annual fee (FY 1/7/20 to 30/6/21)$318.00$350.00*
Notes
1. All fees are in $AUD.
2. Fees marked with asterisk (*) denote GST inclusive, otherwise fees are GST free.
3. The annual fee is payable on the 1st day of July each year. All unpaid annual fees by the 31st of August each year will attract a monthly late payment surcharge. Members or Fellows who are elected to Membership or Fellowship during the year will pay a pro rata annual fee based on the whole months remaining in the financial year (FY). The Board approved a 6-month waiver on Annual Fees for 2020/2021 for current financial members, with payment not due until 28 February 2021.
4. The MRACDS(GDP) Program is designed as a two-year program of self-directed learning and assessment. The Program Extension Fee applies to candidates who extend beyond the two years recommended program length.
5. For more information, please refer to the RACDS General Dental Practice (GDP) Handbook and other relevant policies (including refunds) which are available on the website.

Examination PathwayOverseas ResidentAustralian Resident
Assessment
Assessment of eligibility to sit membership examination in SDP$640.00$640.00
Membership examination
Enrolment$3,852.00$3,852.00
Appeal fee$6,108.00*$6,108.00*
Admission to Membership$327.00$360.00*
Annual fee (FY 1/7/19 to 30/6/20)$624.55$687.00*
Annual fee (FY 1/7/20 to 30/6/21)$318.00$350.00*
Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) PathwayOverseas ResidentAustralian Resident
Assessment
Assessment of eligibility to sit membership examination in SDPn/a n/a
Membership examination
Enrolment$3,852.00$3,852.00
Appeal fee$6,108.00*$6,108.00*
Admission to Membership$327.00$360.00*
Annual fee (FY 1/7/19 to 30/6/20)$624.55 $687.00*
Annual fee (FY 1/7/20 to 30/6/21)$318.00 $350.00*
Notes
1. All fees are in $AUD.
2. Membership in Specialist Dental Practice (SDP) is offered in the following disciplines: dento-maxillofacial radiology (via Memorandum of Understanding pathway only), endodontics, oral medicine, orthodontics, paediatric dentistry, prosthodontics, special needs dentistry, periodontics and dental public health.
3. Fees marked with asterisk (*) denote GST inclusive, otherwise fees are GST free.
4. The annual fee is payable on the 1st day of July each year. All unpaid annual fees by the 31st of August each year will attract a monthly late payment surcharge. Members or Fellows who are elected to Membership or Fellowship during the year will pay a pro rata annual fee based on the whole months remaining in the financial year (FY). The Board approved a 6-month waiver on Annual Fees for 2020/2021 for current financial members, with payment not due until 28 February 2021.
5. For more information, please refer to the RACDS Specialist Dental Practice (SDP) Handbook and other relevant policies (including refunds) which are available on the website.

Primary ExaminationOverseas ResidentAustralian Resident
Orientation Course
Enrolment – all subjects (member rate)$3,278.00*$3,278.00*
Enrolment – all subjects (non-member rate)$4,216.00*$4,216.00*
Enrolment – per subjects (member rate)$545.00*$545.00*
Lecture notes – all subjects$264.00$290.00*
Lecture notes – per subject$116.00$128.00*
Primary Examination (viva voce in Australia)
Enrolment – all subjects$2,596.00$2,596.00
Enrolment – per subject$601.00$601.00
Primary Examination (viva voce outside of Australia)
Enrolment – all subjects$5,750.00$5,750.00
Enrolment – one subject$1,147.00$1,147.00
Enrolment – per additional subject$538.00$538.00
Application for exemption from sitting the Primary Examination$1,200.00$1,200.00
Appeal fee$6,108.00*$6,108.00*
Notes
1. All fees are in $AUD.
2. Fees marked with asterisk (*) denote GST inclusive, otherwise fees are GST free.
3. For more information, please refer to the RACDS General Dental Practice (GDP) Handbook and other relevant policies (including refunds) which are available on the website.

 

Final ExaminationOverseas ResidentAustralian Resident
Preparation for Fellowship Success
Enrolment$2,133.00*$2,133.00*
Final examination web based education program
Enrolment$790.00*$790.00*
Final Examination
Enrolment$3,101.00$3,101.00
Enrolment for unsuccessful subscribed candidate
– Part l or Part ll only
$1,848.00$1,848.00
Appeal fee$6,108.00*$6,108.00*
Admission to Fellowship$327.00$360.00*
Annual fee (FY 1/7/19 to 30/6/20)$624.55$687.00*
Annual fee (FY 1/7/20 to 30/6/21)$318.00$350.00*
Notes
1. All fees are in $AUD.
2. Fees marked with asterisk (*) denote GST inclusive, otherwise fees are GST free.
3. The Preparation for Fellowship Success workshop will be held over three (3) days.
4. The annual fee is payable on the 1st day of July each year. All unpaid annual fees by the 31st of August each year will attract a monthly late payment surcharge. Members or Fellows who are elected to Membership or Fellowship during the year will pay a pro rata annual fee based on the whole months remaining in the financial year (FY). The Board approved a 6-month waiver on Annual Fees for 2020/2021 for current financial members, with payment not due until 28 February 2021.
5. For more information, please refer to the RACDS General Dental Practice (GDP) Handbook and other relevant policies (including refunds) which are available on the website.

ExaminationOverseas ResidentAustralian Resident
Assessment
Assessment of eligibility for fellowship examination$640.00$640.00
Examination
Enrolment$3,707.00$3,707.00
Appeal fee$6,108.00*$6,108.00*
Admission to Fellowship$327.00$360.00*
Annual fee (FY 1/7/19 to 30/6/20)$624.55$687.00*
Annual fee (FY 1/7/20 to 30/6/21)$318.00$350.00*
Notes
1. All fees are in $AUD.
2. Fellowship in Specialist Dental Practice (SDP) is offered in the following disciplines: endodontics, oral medicine, orthodontics, paediatric dentistry, prosthodontics, special needs dentistry, periodontics and dental public health.
3. Fees marked with asterisk (*) denote GST inclusive, otherwise fees are GST free.
4. The annual fee is payable on the 1st day of July each year. All unpaid annual fees by the 31st of August each year will attract a monthly late payment surcharge. Members or Fellows who are elected to Membership or Fellowship during the year will pay a pro rata annual fee based on the whole months remaining in the financial year (FY). The Board approved a 6-month waiver on Annual Fees for 2020/2021 for current financial members, with payment not due until 28 February 2021.
5. For more information, please refer to the RACDS Specialist Dental Practice (SDP) Handbook and other relevant policies (including refunds) which are available on the website.

Training, Assessment & ExaminationOverseas Resident Australian Resident
Application for eligibility for selection for surgical training positions$1,636.36$1,800.00*
Training
Training Fee – trainees occupying an accredited/approved post$6,727.27$7,400.00*
Training Fee – trainees completing the mandatory research requirements within 6 months$3,363.63$3,700.00*
Examination
Application for exemption from sitting the surgical science and training (SST) examination$1,617.00$1,617.00
Enrolment – SST$5,200.00$5,200.00
Assessment fee – assessment of eligibility for fellowship examination$640.00$640.00
Enrolment – Final$8,600.00$8,600.00
International medical graduates (IMG)
Assessment fee – assessment of IMG$5,291.00*$5,291.00*
Assessment fee – fellowship by assessment for IMG$7,202.00*$7,202.00*
Appeal fee$6,108.00*$6,108.00*
Admission to Fellowship$327.00$360.00*
Annual fee (FY 1/7/19 to 30/6/20)$624.55$687.00*
Annual fee (FY 1/7/20 to 30/6/21)$318.00$350.00*
Notes
1. All fees are in $AUD.
2. Fees marked with asterisk (*) denote GST inclusive, otherwise fees are GST free.
3. The extension of time for trainees undertaking research is invoiced in 6-month periods. If a trainee extends beyond the first 6-month period, then a further invoice for 50% of the OMS training fee will be issued.
4. The annual fee is payable on the 1st day of July each year. All unpaid annual fees by the 31st of August each year will attract a monthly late payment surcharge. Members or Fellows who are elected to Membership or Fellowship during the year will pay a pro rata annual fee based on the whole months remaining in the financial year (FY). The Board approved a 6-month waiver on Annual Fees for 2020/2021 for current financial members, with payment not due until 28 February 2021.
5. For more information, please refer to the RACDS Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Handbook (OMS) and other relevant policies (including refunds) which are available on the website.

Disclaimer
Whilst all due care is taken to ensure that all information contained herein is correct at the time of publication, the RACDS makes no warranties in respect of inadvertent errors or omissions. The RACDS reserves the right to revise these fees and other information from time to time, as well as amend the dates of examinations, courses and workshops whenever conditions warrant. Where these activities are cancelled or postponed, a full refund of the fee will be issued. The RACDS however takes no responsibility for any other costs incurred by the candidate in this regard.