Australian Health Directory

Health service complaint resolution and legal services

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Complaint resolution services, advocacy services, statutory bodies, administrative review tribunals and alternative dispute resolution forums specific to the provision of health and aged care services in Australia; and

Medico-legal service providers and health professionals offering expert witness services.

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Health Care Complaints Commission

Health Care Complaints Commission

Sydney, NSW 2000

The Health Care Complaints Commission acts in the public interest by resolving, investigating and prosecuting complaints about health care in NSW - to protect the health and safety of the public.

TTY service for the hearing impaired (02) 9219 7555

Office of the Health Ombudsman

Brisbane, QLD 4003

The Office of the Health Ombudsman is an independent body established in 2014. Its functions include the resolution of complaints about health services and practitioners in Queensland, and monitoring the performance of the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency and the national health practitioner boards.
Health Complaints Commissioner

Health Complaints Commissioner

Melbourne, VIC 3000

Independent and impartial service to resolve complaints about healthcare and the handling of health information in Victoria.
Phone 1300 582 113
Health and Community Services Complaints Commission

Health and Community Services Complaints Commission


TALK UP! if you have a complaint about a health, disability or aged care service in the NT. Talk to your service provider first, and if that doesn't help, contact the Health and Community Services Complaints Commission. The Commission is an independent body that deals with complaints about health, disability and aged services in the NT. Freecall : 1800 004 474 from a landline in the NT
Mental Health Legal Centre Inc.

Mental Health Legal Centre Inc.

Carlton, VIC 3053

The Mental Health Legal Centre Inc. provides free legal and advocacy services to individuals who may have a legal problem that is directly related to their mental illness. For more information, including opening hours, please visit the orgnisation's website.
1800 555 887 (free call from rural Victoria)

McCabe Centre for Law and Cancer

Melbourne, VIC 3004

The McCabe Centre for Law and Cancer was named after Rolah McCabe, an Australian with lung cancer who took action against a tobacco company. The organisation works with over 760 members of the Union for International Cancer Control. Its mission is "to contribute to the effective use of the law for cancer prevention, treatment, supportive care and research".
Health Complaints Commissioner Tasmania

Health Complaints Commissioner Tasmania

Hobart, TAS 7000

The Health Complaints Commissioner Tasmania is a complaint resolution service about health services and health service providers in Tasmania.

1800 001 170 (free call in Tasmania) or 1300 766 725 (cost of a local call anywhere in Australia)

Aged Care Complaints Commissioner

Melbourne, VIC 3000

The Aged Care Act 1997 sets out the responsibilities of approved service providers who receive Government funding. The Aged Care Complaints Scheme investigate complaints where an approved provider is not meeting their responsibilities under the Act. If required, it can provide access to an interpreter service, TTY (deaflink) or advocacy service.

Public Advocate of the ACT (PA ACT)

ACT Human Rights Commission

Canberra City, ACT 2601

The Public Advocate of the ACT has a range of statutory functions and powers with respect to children, young people and adults with a mental illness, impaired decision making ability or other vulnerability.

Public Guardian

Department of Justice

Parramatta, NSW 2150

The Public Guardian promotes the rights and interests of people with disability through guardianship, advocacy and education. When a person (16 and over) has a decision-making incapacity and there is no other person suitable or able to be the guardian, the NSW Civil & Administrative Tribunal, Guardianship Division, appoints the Public Guardian to act as a substitute decision-maker.
Ph 02 86882650

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