Health Regulation 1996 - Part 3 Cancer Registration - Queensland

Service summary

The purpose of the Health Regulation 1996 Part 3 Cancer Registration is to ensure the collection of a basic information source for research and to assist with the planning of Queensland's health services to control and reduce the incidence of cancer.

The Health Regulation requires public and private hospitals, pathology laboratories and nursing homes to submit, in an appropriate form, cancer related information and statistics to the Queensland Cancer Registry.

The following Guides or Booklets are available:

  • Cancer in Queensland 1982-2007 Incidence, Mortality, Survival and Prevalence
  • Manual or instructions for the completion and dispatch of cancer registration forms by Queensland hospitals and nursing homes.

Service type

Regulatory Obligation

An obligation defined in law. A business must comply with relevant services.

Additional information

The Public Health Regulation 2005 Part C Cancer Notifications is made under the Public Health Act 2005.

Appeal

Appeal process

Lodgement

Compliance Mechanisms and Penalties

Fines may be imposed for breaches of the Regulation.


Administering agency

Queensland Health
Metro South Health Service District
Queensland Cancer Control Analysis Team

Contact details

Registrar, Queensland Cancer Registry
Queensland Health
Metro South Health Service District
Queensland Cancer Control Analysis Team

Operating address:
Cancer Council Queensland, 553 Gregory Terrace
Fortitude Valley
Queensland 4006
Mailing address:
Locked Bag 1450
Spring Hill
Queensland 4004

Phone:

07 3634 5333

Fax:

07 3259 8590

Supporting information

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