Patient Eligibility

For a child to be eligible to receive orthodontic treatment under the Give a Smile program, that patient must already be on the waiting list for orthodontic treatment in the public dental service of the state or territory IN WHICH they live.

TO BE ELIGIBLE YOU MUST MEET THE FOLLOWING CRITERIA:

1. You need to be a Health Care Card holder or Pension Card holder.

2. You or your child must already be on the waiting list for orthodontic treatment in the public dental service of the state or territory where you live. Contact details can be found below.

NOTE: Patients are allocated to Give a Smile™ from the top of the public orthodontic waiting list. For full details, please download this PDF summarising patient eligibility requirements download here.

Please contact your relevant state and territory dental health service for further information.

ACT

Dental Health Program
GPO Box 825
Canberra ACT 2601
Tel 02 6205 1088

NSW

Department of Orthodontics
Sydney Dental Hospital
Tel 02 9293 3388/89

NT

Oral Health Services NT
PO Box 40596
Casuarina NT 0811
Tel 08 8924 6470

QLD

Oral Health Unit
GPO Box 2368
Brisbane QLD 4001
Tel 07 3328 9873

SA

SA Dental Services
Frome Rd
Adelaide SA 5000
Tel 08 8222 8276

VIC

Dental Health Services Victoria
720 Swanston St
Carlton VIC 3053
Tel 03 9341 1030

WA

Dental Heath WA
Locked Bag 15
Bentley Delivery Centre
WA 6198
Tel 08 9313 0555

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