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Legislation Relevant to Mental Health Services

All people and organisations providing services to people with experience of mental illness, and their Family/Whanau are subject to a range of legislation setting out the legal rights and restrictions of service delivery.

The following is a list of some of the legislation.

Please click on the specific Act to access full details:

Additional Legislation Specific for Mental Health Service Delivery & Management:

For other Acts of Parliament click here

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