Legislation

This page provides links to the principal legislation which applies to the work of the Health Complaints Commissioner.

Health Complaints Act 1995
This is the Act administered by the Health Complaints Commissioner, and under which complaints to the Commissioner are made.

Health Practitioner Regulation National Law Act 2009 (Qld)
This Act establishes a national registration and accreditation scheme for the regulation of health practitioners.

Health Practitioners Regulation National Law (Tasmania) Act 2010
This Act regulates various health professionals in Tasmania, and applies the Health Practitioners Regulation National Law Act 2009 (Qld).

Health Practitioners Tribunal Act 2010
This Act establishes the Health Practitioners Tribunal, to hear and decide matters arising in relation to Tasmanian Health Practitioners.

Medical Radiation Science Professionals Registration Act 2000
This Act provides for the registration and regulation of medical radiation science professionals.

Updated: 30th April 2021