Safety and Quality > National Priorities > Australian Charter of Healthcare Rights > Review of the Australian Charter of Healthcare Rights

The Commission is currently reviewing the Australian Charter of Healthcare Rights (the Charter).

The review is being undertaken in two phases. A report on the first phase of consultation which was undertaken in 2018 is available here:

Consultation Report Phase 1 – Review of the Australian Charter of Healthcare Rights – August 2018.

The second phase of consultation is nearing completion. It is expected that the second edition of the Charter will be finalised and released in mid 2019.

Questions?

If you have any questions about the review of the Charter, please contact the Partnering with Consumers team on (02) 9126 3600 or by email at partneringwithconsumers@safetyandquality.gov.au.