Charter of Rights

Charter of Aged Care Rights

The Charter of Aged Care Rights describes your rights as a consumer of Australian Government funded aged care services. Download the booklet to find out more about your rights as an aged care consumer and how you can exercise those rights.

You can download a copy of the Charter of Aged Care rights here.

Charter of Health Care Rights

In August 2019, the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care (ACSQHC) published the second edition of the Australian Charter of Healthcare Rights. View a copy of the Charter.

The Charter is available in 19 community languages, as an Auslan video, in Easy English, and in braille.

You can find some helpful ACSQHC animations and posters regarding the Charter below.