Health Care Facility Licence - Australian Capital Territory

Description

You will require this licence if you intend to operate a health care facility. Health care facilities are premises where prescribed medical and dental procedures are carried out, or premises where overnight patient stays are provided prior to, or after receiving medical treatment. Prescribed medical and dental procedures are procedures that are undertaken for medical or cosmetic reasons by a health care professional that involve:

  • the administration of a general, spinal epidural or major regional block anaesthetic for the purpose of performing an elective procedure, but does not include mandibular blocks
  • the administration of an intravenous sedative for the purpose of performing an elective procedure
  • endoscopy
  • dialysis, hemofiltration or hemoperfusion
  • prolonged intravenous infusion of a single cytotoxic agent or sequential intravenous infusion of more than one cytotoxic agent
  • cardiac catheterisation.

Please use the contact details below to find out 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 with the Contact Officer for information on any eligibility requirements.

Duration

Licences are issued for 1 to 3 years.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
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Fees are listed on the application form.

Act(s) name

Public Health Act 1997 ACT

Regulation(s) name

Public Health Regulation 2000 ACT

Administering agency

Health Directorate

Health Protection Service

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

General Enquiries, Health Protection Service

Health Protection Service

Health Directorate

Operating address: Howard Florey Centenary House
25 Mulley Street
Holder
Australian Capital Territory 2611
Phone: 02 6205 1700
Fax: 02 6205 1705
Email: hps@act.gov.au