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Welcome to the SA Dental Technicians Council

The South African Dental Technicians Council is a regulatory body established in terms of the Dental Technicians Act of 19 of 1979 (the Act). In terms of the Act, SADTC is responsible for regulating the Dental Technology profession in South Africa.

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       Dental Technician at Work...

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       Dental Bridges

  •    Dental Implant prepared by Dental Technician

       Dental Implant prepared by Dental Technician

The mandate and the objects of SADTC have been established in terms of the Act and are set out below:

  1. to assist in the promotion of dentistry in the Republic;
  2. to control all matters relating to the education and training of dental technicians or dental technologists and the exercising of the practices in the supplying, making, altering or repairing of artificial dentures or other dental appliances or any other work pertaining to such dentures or appliances;
  3. to promote liaison of the education and training, and the manner of the exercise of the practices, both in the Republic and elsewhere, and to promote the standards of such education and training and the manner of the exercise of such practices in the Republic;
  4. to promote good relations between dentists, clinical dental technologists, dental technicians and dental technologists and other supplementary dental health services personnel;
  5. to advise the Minister on any matter falling within the scope of this Act; and
  6. to communicate to the Minister information on matters of public importance acquired by the council in the course of the performance of its functions under this Act.

Announcements

PROGRESS UPDATE ON XOLANI HLOBO DENTAL LABORATORY (AN ILLEGAL OPERATION IN GRAHAMSTOWN)
Click here to download the progress update


 

HEAD OF INSPECTORATE AND ADMIN VACANCY
Click here to download the Head of Inspectorate and Admin vacancy advertisement


NOTICE OF NOMINATIONS OF MEMBERS TO SERVE ON THE SOUTH AFRICAN DENTAL TECHNICIANS COUNCIL IN TERMS OF THE DENTAL TECHNICIANS ACT, 1979 (ACT NO. 19 OF 1979), AS AMENDED.

Click here to download the notice


2018 ROADSHOW SCHEDULE
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EDUCATION INSPECTORS VACANCIES
Click here to download the Inspectors Vacancies advertisement


ANNUAL FEES
Please visit annual fees on our website for the 2018/19 gazetted prices 


ELECTIONS OF MEMBERS OF THE SOUTH AFRICAN DENTAL TECHNICIANS COUNCIL 
Click here to download Board Notice 37 of 2018


OUTBREAK RESPONSE UNIT, DIVISION OF PUBLIC HEALTH SURVEILLANCE AND RESPONSE
Listeriosis outbreak - food- born disease media statement and FAQ
Click here to download the FAQ
Click here to download media statement


BREAKING NEWS - ARREST MADE FOR OPERATING UNREGISTERED ILLEGAL LABORATORIES
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ELECTIONS OF MEMBERS OF THE SOUTH AFRICAN DENTAL TECHNICIANS COUNCIL
Following the process of voting for dental technician employees and dental technician contractors, it is a pleasure to announce the results of the elections. 
Click here to download the results (Board notice 150 of 2017)


 TERMS OF REFERENCE EDUCATION COMMITTEE
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SUBMISSION NOTICE – NEW INSERTION INTO THE PROPOSED AMENDMENTS TO THE DRAFT BILL
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2ND REQUEST FOR NOMINATIONS
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INVITATION TO COMMENT ON DRAFT BILL
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CPD AND REGISTRY UPDATE
Please be notified that all CPD and Registry related inquiries are to be addressed to Miss Louise Fraser. She can be contacted on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


 

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