Consumer Feedback

Consumer Feedback (compliments and complaints)

Canberra Health Services is committed to working with healthcare consumers to improve the quality and safety of our public health services. Your compliments, comments and complaints are important to us.

What would you like to do?

The Australian Charter of Healthcare Rights

The Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Healthcare developed the Australian Charter of Healthcare Rights for all people receiving, seeking or delivering health care in all settings in Australia.

The Charter summarises the basic rights all patients and consumers are entitled to receive when accessing health care services. They are:

  • Access
  • Safety
  • Respect
  • Partnership
  • Information
  • Privacy
  • Give feedback

A shared understanding of these rights between consumers and those working in health care contributes to the provision of safe and high-quality care.


Still having difficulties?

The Charter is available in alternative versions including audio and Braille and has been translated into a wide variety of community languages, which are available on the Commission’s Website.

Contact us

Please contact Consumer Feedback on (02) 5124 5932 or email:

Page last updated on: 10 Nov 2020