ADIA is the peak business organisation representing manufacturers and suppliers of dental products. Our vision is for an industry that empowers oral health professionals to advance the health and wellbeing of all Australians...................... — ADIA Strategic Plan

News Media — Your information resource

As the peak business organisation representing manufacturers and suppliers of quality dental products, the Australian Dental Industry Association (ADIA) takes a proactive role in not only shaping the policy debate, but also keeping member businesses and the media up to date with changes to the commercial, technical and regulatory environment.

Latest dental industry updates —

Here you will find updates published by ADIA on matters as diverse as dental industry statistics, product regulation, dental practice issues, business taxation, workplace relations and industry skills development. It's the best place to keep up to date with the issues facing suppliers. [Read More]

DI Australia magazine —

The DI Australia magazine is published on a quarterly basis and provides business across the dental industry and interested stakeholders with a high-level overview of what's important to dental product manufacturers and suppliers. Read about the people and businesses who make up this vibrant industry sector. [Read More]

Media releases —

ADIA is recognised as a respected voice on matters associated with the manufacture and supply of dental products. It provides print, electronic and trade media with authoritative commentary on the issues important to businesses across Australia's dental industry, both big and small. [Read More]

Keeping businesses across the dental industry up to date with changes to the commercial, technical and regulatory environment is a key priority for ADIA. To this end, ADIA member businesses have access to the latest media coverage on matters associated with the provision of dental services and the supply of dental products and other medical devices:

Member Engagement —

ADIA provides leadership, strategy, advocacy and support. Our members set our agenda, fund our activities and directly benefit from the results. With respect to the Association's work to keep members up to date with the latest news concerning changes to the commercial, technical and regulatory environment the team in the ADIA national office receive advice and guidance from members serving on the ADIA-MSC Membership Services Committee.

Further Information —

If you have an interest in ADIA's industry training programmes, for updates subscribe to the Twitter feed @AusDental or follow us on Facebook at Alternatively, you can contact the Association via email at or by telephone on 1300 943 094.

This information is available for your use under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia licence, with the exception of the ADIA logo, other images and where otherwise stated.


Dental Industry News

  • TGA Reporting Obligations For Local Labs & Importers

    18th May 17

    Local manufacturers and importers of dental laboratory products are being urged to step-up and meet their legal obligations by reporting their activities to the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA). More

  • $10M Maximum Penalty For Illegal Dental Product Supply

    16th May 17

    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. More