Approval as a Mental Health Facility - Tasmania

Service summary

You will need to be granted this approval by the Minister if you intend to operate a mental health facility for the care and treatment of involuntary patients with mental illnesses. A mental health facility can either be an assessment centre, hospital or secure mental health unit.

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

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

Duration

As specified on the approval.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

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

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for Approval as a Mental Health Facility - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Department of Health and Human Services
Mental Health and Statewide Services

Act(s) name

Mental Health Act 2013 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries
Department of Health and Human Services
Mental Health and Statewide Services


Mailing address:
GPO Box 125
Hobart
Tasmania 7001

Phone:

03 61660766

Phone:

1800332388
mhact@dhhs.tas.gov.au

Supporting information

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