Non-Emergency Patient Transport Licence - Tasmania

Service summary

You will require this licence if you intend to provide a non-emergency patient transport service. Non-emergency patient transport services refer to transport services that relate solely to the transport of patients:

  • requiring basic care and observation
  • whose medical needs have been assessed by a member of an approved health profession as not being time-critical or acute.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence, you must:

  • be a fit and proper person
  • be able to demonstrate the suitability of any equipment and vehicles intended for use
  • be able to demonstrate that the intended operating arrangements for the service comply with legislation
  • complete the relevant application form
  • pay the prescribed fee.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Up to 5 years.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for a Non-Emergency Patient Transport Licence - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Lodgement

Renew

Licence renewals must be submitted at least 3 months before the expiry date.


Administering agency

Department of Health and Human Services
Ambulance Tasmania

Act(s) name

Ambulance Service Act 1982 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries, Non-Emergency Patient Transport
Department of Health and Human Services
Ambulance Tasmania


Operating address:
Upper Level
12 Brisbane Street
Hobart
Tasmania 7000

Phone:

1300 513 997

Phone:

1800 008 008

Fax:

03 6211 7298
pts@ambulance.tas.gov.au

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