Voluntary Assisted Dying Clinical Portal

The Voluntary Assisted Dying Clinical Portal is the secure online system used by medical practitioners to manage requests for voluntary assisted dying in South Australia. 

Only authorised medical practitioners and SA Health employees participating in the voluntary assisted dying process can access the Clinical Portal.

Medical practitioners use the Clinical Portal to: 

  • access the Voluntary Assisted Dying Mandatory Medical Practitioner Training
  • complete and submit forms required to access voluntary assisted dying 
  • apply for a permit to prescribe a voluntary assisted dying medication.   

Access the Clinical Portal

Log in to the Clinical Portal

Need help? 

The Voluntary Assisted Dying Clinical Portal Help Centre provides a range of information to help you use and access the Clinical Portal. You can also raise a request for support through the Help Centre. 

Voluntary Assisted Dying Clinical Portal Help Centre

Frequently asked questions on the Clinical Portal

See the frequently asked questions about the Voluntary Assisted Dying Clinical Portal for more information on the Clinical Portal. 

How to register

1. Check that you are eligible to access the Voluntary Assisted Dying Clinical Portal

Medical practitioners can only access the Voluntary Assisted Dying Clinical Portal if the Voluntary Assisted Dying Operations Team verifies they are eligible to act as a Coordinating or Consulting Medical Practitioner under the Voluntary Assisted Dying Act 2021 (the Act).

2. Get the information you will need to register

To register you will need:

  • current and valid proof of identity
  • a secure personal email address
  • your AHPRA registration number
  • your HPI-I number.

Proof of identity is any of the below:

  • Australian or New Zealand passport
  • Australian driver's license
  • Australian proof of age card
  • Australian birth certificate
  • Australian Government ImmiCard
  • Australian visa
  • Australian citizenship certificate.

More information

When attaching proof of identity, make sure:

  • there are no more than 5 files per upload and each file is under 10 megabytes (MB)
  • documents are one of the following formats: .pdf, .img, .doc, .docx, .tif, .jpg, .jpeg. tiff, .odt, .jpe, .bmp, .png, .gif
  • documents have names that do not exceed 250 characters
  • documents are not compressed (i.e., not in a zip file).

If a document file is too large, try converting it to a PDF to reduce the size.

3. Complete the Practitioner Registration Form

  1. On your computer, go to the Voluntary Assisted Dying Clinical Portal
  2. Click Apply for access
  3. Complete the Practitioner Registration Form
  4. Confirm you have read and accept both the:

4. Complete the Voluntary Assisted Dying Mandatory Medical Practitioner Training

The Voluntary Assisted Dying Operations Team will review your registration, your proof of identity and confirm you are eligible to participate in voluntary assisted dying.

You may be asked to provide more information to confirm your registration or confirm your identity.

If you are eligible, you will get an email telling you if your registration has been successful and a link to access the Voluntary Assisted Dying Mandatory Medical Practitioner Training.

If you cannot find this email, check your spam or junk folder in your email account.

5. Activate your account

When you have successfully completed the Voluntary Assisted Dying Mandatory Medical Practitioner Training, the Voluntary Assisted Dying Operations Team you will receive an email with a link to activate your Voluntary Assisted Dying Clinical Portal account.

If you cannot find this email, check your spam or junk folder in your email account.

  1. Click the Activate Account link in your email.
  2. Create a password for your account that:
  • is at least 14 characters long
  • isn't one of your last five passwords
  • doesn’t include common words or abbreviations.

Passwords are active for six months. You will receive an email seven calendar days before your password is due to expire with instructions on creating a new password.

  1. Click Activate.
  2. Enter your Username and Password and click Login to access the Clinical Portal.