Approval in Principle for Health Services Establishment - Victoria

Description

You will require this approval if you intend to use a premises to construct, alter, extend or vary a health services establishment. An approval in principle (AIP) is a conditional approval granted by the Agency. A health services establishment is a private hospital or day procedure centre.

Variations such as altering the number of beds and the type of health services provided will require this approval.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

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 approval, you must:

  • be able to provide the proposed services
  • submit any design drawings, plans or specifications
  • give notice to any other owner or lessee of the premises of the intention for an approval in principle for a health service establishment
  • submit the prescribed form
  • pay the prescribed fee.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Company, Partnership, Trust, Incorporated Association, Other, Co-operative $910.08

Fees for 2017-18.

Transfer Transfer Sole Trader, Company, Partnership, Trust, Incorporated Association, Other, Co-operative $227.52

Fees for 2017-18.

Vary Variation Sole Trader, Company, Partnership, Trust, Incorporated Association, Other, Co-operative $227.52

Fees for 2017-18.

Administering agency

Department of Health and Human Services

Private Hospitals Branch

Contact details

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

Private Hospitals

Phone: 03 9096 2164
Email: privatehospitals@dhhs.vic.gov.au
Website: https://www2.health.vic.gov.au/hospitals-and-health-services/private-hospitals (Opens in new window)