Your rights and responsibilities

picture of the front page of the Your rights and responsibilities bookletThis booklet provides general information about your rights as a consumer of health services. This includes your right to

  • information, 
  • consent to treatment
  • confidentiality of your personal health information 
  • receive appropriate care

The booklet also includes information about how you can participate in decision-making about your health care and summarises your responsibilities as a consumer of health services.

Community Languages 

The current version will be made available very shortly in 16 alternative languages.

If you have difficulty understanding any part of the booklet or if you require an interpreter please ask a health service staff member for help.

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