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Treatment Orders The Mental Health Tribunal conducts hearings to make decisions about whether a person should be subject to a Treatment Order enabling compulsory treatment and for how long. Your treating team will prepare a Report on Compulsory Treatment, which outlines why they think...

Families, Carers and Nominated Persons

The Tribunal acknowledges the important role of carers and other key support people in the assessment, treatment and recovery of people with mental illness.  A consumer can nominate a person to receive information and to provide them with support in the event they become unwell and require...

Health Services

The Victorian Department of Health published the Mental Health Act 2014 Handbook  to help clinicians access the information they need to practice in accordance with the new Act.  This handbook also contains all Mental Health Act 2014 forms. Tribunal forms are available