Australia

Fines for the illegal supply of dental products to top $10 million

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From 1 July 2017, the maximum penalty for the importation or supply of dental products without first meeting Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) requirements will exceed $1 million for individuals and $10 million for companies in some cases. The peak business […]

Consumer Health Forum lobbies for more dental funding in lead up to Budget

The CHF says it's embarrassing that public dentistry is so under-funded.

In the lead up to the 2012-13 Federal Budget, the Consumers Health Forum of Australia (CHF)—which represents over two million health consumers—is launching a new campaign to highlight the huge and growing crisis in public dental healthcare in Australia. CHF […]