Understanding your rights

The Charter describes what consumers, or someone they care for, should expect when receiving health care.


Charter people

The Commission has developed the Charter to describe your rights in health care. The second edition of the Charter outlines seven key rights:

  • Access
  • Safety
  • Respect
  • Partnership
  • Information
  • Privacy
  • Give feedback 

More information about the Charter can be found here.

The second edition of the Charter is available now and will be officially launched in July 2019.