Publishing Costs

Members of SADA are invited to publish in the South African Dental Journal free of charge and are encouraged to do so by their Academic Institutions.

In general, papers should be between 4000 and 5000 words, although this is flexible. The Editor reserves the right to edit the length of an article in conjunction with the author(s) and SADJ reserves the right to charge for excess/additional pages. The first four pages of original research papers published in the SADJ will be free of charge after which a charge of R500 per page or part thereof will be levied.

Should you have any enquiries related to publishing in the SADJ please contact Dumi Ngoepe on +27 11 484 5288 or email your enquiry to

Please remember to include your Professional Number in all your correspondence with SADA