Organisation

Royal Commission into Victoria's Mental Health System

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In February 2019, the Victorian government released the Commission's Terms of Reference. The government appointed Penny Armytage AM as the Chair of the Royal Commission, along with Dr Alex Cockram, Professor Allan Fels AO and Professor Bernadette McSherry as Commissioners.

The Commission delivered its final report to government on 3 February 2021, and it was tabled in the Victorian Parliament on 2 March 2021.

Report

Royal Commission into Victoria's Mental Health System: final report

In this final report, the Royal Commission has set out an ambitious reform agenda to redesign Victoria’s mental health and wellbeing system. Achieving the vision will require a collaborative and collective effort, and shared responsibility across governments, service providers, community groups, advocates, people with lived...
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Royal Commission into Victoria's Mental Health System: interim report

The Royal Commission into Victoria's Mental Health System has delivered its interim report to the Victorian government. This report contains a number of priority recommendations that address immediate needs, and also lays the foundations for a new approach to mental health.
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Royal Commission into Victoria's Mental Health System - terms of reference

The Victorian government has released the Terms of Reference that will guide the Royal Commission into Mental Health. The Terms of Reference have been devised after consultation with the experts in the mental health sector and the community.