Resources for the Australian Charter of Healthcare Rights

The Commission has developed a range of resources to support people to understand and use the Australian Charter of Healthcare Rights (the Charter).

Second edition of the Charter

Text-based resources

Multimedia resources - Videos and digital signs

Multimedia resources - Audio recordings

Adaptation of the Charter

The Charter can, if needed, be adapted to meet the specific needs of the patient population, state, territory, local district or health service organisation. 

All adaptations must include the seven healthcare rights and a citation acknowledging the Commission's original development work.  For any further information or requests for the InDesign files, please contact us on (02) 9126 3600 or by email at partneringwithconsumers@safetyandquality.gov.au.