Standing Orders and Clinical Guidelines - Tasmania


You may be required to comply with these standing orders and guidelines if you are a controlling authority, medical practitioner, nurse or other person exercising their responsibilities with regard to any treatment, clinical procedure or clinical matter within the mental health field.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Administering agency

Department of Health and Human Services

Mental Health and Statewide Services

Contact details

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