Mental Health Facility Approval - Tasmania

Description

You will need this approval if you intend to operate a mental health facility. Mental health facility are:

  • assessment centres
  • hospitals
  • secure mental health units.

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

Your approval may be conditional, unconditional or for a fixed period. Your approval may be revoked if your premises is deemed to no longer be suitable for the care and treatment of involuntary mental health patients or forensic patients.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

You do not need to pay any fees.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Approval as a Mental Health Facility - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Mental Health Act 2013 Tasmania

Administering agency

Department of Health

Office of the Chief Psychiatrist

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Enquiries

Office of the Chief Psychiatrist

Department of Health

Tasmania
Phone: 03 6166 0778
Email: chief.psychiatrist@health.tas.gov.au
Website: Statewide Mental Health Services (Opens in new window)