dental products

Big grant for innovative dental product inventor

HyGenie AustraliaCongratulations to HyGenie Australia.

The Australian Government has awarded an Accelerating Commercialisation Grant worth over $566,000 to HyGenie Australia Pty Ltd, an innovative small business dental product manufacturer and member of the Australian Dental Industry Association (ADIA). The grant was awarded to support the commercialisation of a world-first […]

Dental product suppliers face rising costs

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The most recent survey of business confidence amongst manufacturers and suppliers of innovative dental products suggests the sector is facing headwinds from rising costs. That’s the conclusion of the Australian Dental Products Sector Business Conditions Survey published by the Australian Dental Industry Association. […]

ADIA welcomes move to cut red tape on dental products

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The Australian Dental Industry Association has given the thumbs up to the introduction of amendments to the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989 (Cth) that cut the red tape imposed by the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) on local manufacturers looking to export—as well as businesses importing—innovative dental […]

TGA fee cut alleviates dental industry’s compliance costs

The Australian Dental Industry Association (ADIA) has welcomed advice that the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) plans to reduce most of its annual charges by 4.96 per cent for the coming year. The cut is associated with the annual charges that business must pay for […]

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 […]