Forms & publications

Annual Reports

The Mental Health Tribunal Annual Reports are available below. If you have any queries, please contact us.

Quarterly Reports

One of the ways the Tribunal will measure its performance is by assessing itself against Key Performance Indicators (KPIs). These KPIs reflect the Tribunal's overall high level goals. As the Tribunal grows and expands as an organisation, the KPIs will also evolve. Click on the links below to...

Mental Health Tribunal Forms

All Mental Health Tribunal forms are available below. A selection of Department of Health forms are also available below. The full suite of Department of Health forms are available from the Department's website. Instructions for completing the Report on Compulsory Treatment are here. These...

Make an application to the Tribunal

If you want to make an application against your Treatment Order, please use the MHT contact form. You may also complete the MHA 114 Application to MHT and return the form to the Tribunal, or ask your health service to send it to the Tribunal on your behalf.

Procedures, Rules and Practice Notes

Mental Health Tribunal Rules The Mental Health Tribunal Rules regulate certain aspects of the practice and procedure of the Tribunal. They cover the form, required content and manner of lodging applications to the Tribunal, requirements for specific application types as well as the required...

Guidance Materials

Guide to Solution-Focused Hearings in the Mental Health Tribunal A solution-focused approach aims to engage participants in hearings as active partners in the discussion and decision-making process of a court or tribunal. A solution-focused approach is therefore not about miscasting the...

MHT Service Charter

The MHT Service Charter details: our vision, values and goals our functions the services you can expect from the Tribunal the standard of our services, and how you can give us feedback on any aspect of our service. The Service Charter was last updated in April 2016.

MHT 2018-2020 Strategic Plan

The Mental Health Tribunal has finalised its 2018-2020 Strategic Plan. The 2018-2020 Strategic Plan outlines the Tribunal's Vision, Mission and Values. It also provides a summary of the Tribunal's key Strategic Priorities for the next three years.