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Each year we protect members around the world from thousands of claims, so you can be assured we have the experience when it really counts.

RENEWING YOUR MEMBERSHIP FOR 2017/18

You can pay your annual premium online with your credit card and print your Certificate of Currency immediately. Details will have be provided on your renewal notice under the Payment Options of your renewal pack.
Please refer to your Renewal Notice for a greater variety of other non-online payment options available.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

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    What is the Online Renewal and Payment service?
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    The Online Renewal and Payment service allows payment and renewal of your DPL Membership and MDA National Insurance Dental Indemnity Insurance Policy via a secure website.

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    What are the benefits of renewing online?
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    The Online Renewal and Payment service enables you to renew your DPL Membership and MDA National Insurance Policy securely, more easily, faster and at a time that best suits you.

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    Who can renew and pay online?
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    Anyone is able to renew their DPL Membership and MDA National Insurance Policy online, provided they have:

    • received and reviewed their Renewal Notice
    • ensured the information contained within their Renewal Notice is correct
    • advised us as soon as possible of any circumstances that may lead to a claim, investigation or inquiry that they are aware of and not previously reported to us
    • ensured they are familiar with the terms and conditions of the policy contained in the Product Disclosure Statement (PDS)/Policy Wording previously sent to them and any Supplementary PDS and Endorsement to the Policy Wording
    • arranged payment by the due date.
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    How secure is your online facility?
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    We use the very latest encryption and security certificate technologies, so our Members can be sure that they are safely connected to our website and that their data is protected when being sent via our internet portal. Further information can be found under the About Online Services section of the Member Online Services menu, via the Security link.
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    What payment options are available online?
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    You can pay the total annual amount due online by Credit Card.

    Please refer to your Renewal Notice for a greater variety of other non-online payment options available.

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    What if I wish to make an amendment to my policy or if I have changed the work that I have previously done?
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    Prior to renewing, it is important that you ensure you have the appropriate level of cover that accurately reflects your practice.

    Renewing online provides you with a summary of their policy details based on your Renewal Notice. For complete details of the DPL Membership and MDA National Insurance Policy details, you should refer to your Renewal Notice. You should ensure these details are correct before proceeding with our Online Renewal and Payment service.

    If you require any changes to your current policy, please advise us by contacting us on 1800 444 542, or emailing us at membership@dpla.com.au.

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    What if I have any matters to notify? Can I still renew my DPL Membership and MDA National Insurance Policy?
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    You can still renew your DPL Membership and MDA National Insurance Policy online if you have any matters to notify us of.

    We encourage you to advise us as soon as possible of any circumstances that may lead to a claim, investigation or inquiry that you are aware of and not previously reported.

    To advise us of a matter, you can contact us on 1800 444 542.

© 2017 The Medical Protection Society Limited

DPL Australia Pty Ltd (“DPLA”) is registered in Australia with ABN 24 092 695 933. Dental Protection Limited (“DPL”) is registered in England (No. 2374160) and along with DPLA is part of the Medical Protection Society Limited (“MPS”) group of companies. MPS is registered in England (No. 36142). Both DPL and MPS have their registered office at Level 19, The Shard, 32 London Bridge Street, London, SE1 9SG. DPL serves and supports the dental members of MPS. All the benefits of MPS membership are discretionary, as set out in MPS’s Memorandum and Articles of Association. “Dental Protection member” in Australia means a non-indemnity dental member of MPS. Dental Protection members may hold membership independently or in conjunction with membership of the Australian Dental Association (W.A. Branch) Inc. (“ADA WA”).

Dental Protection members who hold membership independently need to apply for, and where applicable maintain, an individual Dental Indemnity Policy underwritten by MDA National Insurance Pty Ltd (“MDA”), ABN 56 058 271 417, AFS Licence No. 238073. DPLA is a Corporate Authorised Representative of MDA with CAR No. 326134. For such Dental Protection members, by agreement with MDA, DPLA provides point-of-contact member services, case management and colleague-to-colleague support.

Dental Protection members who are also ADA WA members need to apply for, and where applicable maintain, an individual Dental Indemnity Policy underwritten by MDA, which is available in accordance with the provisions of ADA WA membership.

None of ADA WA, DPL, DPLA and MPS are insurance companies. Dental Protection® is a registered trademark of MPS.