Child Dental Benefit Schedule

For eligible families

  • $1026 for dental services over two calender year period for each eligible child
  • Dental services include:
    • examinations
    • X-rays
    • cleaning
    • fissure sealing
    • fillings
    • root canals
    • extractions, and
    • partial dentures

The CDBS doesn’t cover orthodontic, cosmetic dental work, or dental services provided in hospital.

  • How do I know if my children are eligble?
    • You will have received a letter from Medicare
    • You receive Family tax benefit A
    • Children age 2-17
    • If you are unsure, call 132 011
    • For more information visit