The Minister for Senior Australians and Aged Care, the Hon Ken Wyatt AM, MP announced a new Charter of Aged Care Rights (the Charter).
This single charter of rights across aged care is part of the Single Aged Care Quality Framework and will take effect from 1 July 2019. It replaces the four current charters that relate to care recipients’ rights and responsibilities.
New Charter of Aged Care Rights
Single Charter of Aged Care Rights
Australia signs up for new era of Aged Care Rights (.pdf)