Codes and Guidelines

The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Practice Board of Australia (the Board) develops codes or guidelines that are necessary to provide guidance to health practitioners and clarify the Board’s views and expectations on a range of issues.

Any codes and/or guidelines will be listed here as they become available.

Codes and guidelines

Document PDF Accessible format Date of effect
Informing a National Board about where you practice PDF (287KB) Word version 
(601 KB,DOCX) 
From 1 September 2018
Supervision guidelines for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health practitioners  PDF (714 KB)  Word version
(502 KB,DOCX) 
From 2012 
Guidelines for recency of practice PDF (469 KB) Word version
(140 KB,DOC)
Current: Guidelines for CPD PDF (410 KB) Word version
(155 KB,DOC)
Advance copy: Guidelines for CPD – effective from 1 December 2019 PDF (180 KB)  Word version
(164 KB,DOC)
From 1 December 2019
Code of conduct  PDF (186 KB)  Web page  From 17 March 2014 
Guidelines for advertising regulated health services  PDF (155 KB)  Web page  From 17 March 2014 
Guidelines for mandatory notifications  PDF (149 KB)  Web page  From 17 March 2014 
Social media guidance   Web page 11 November 2019

FAQ and Fact Sheets

For more information, please see FAQ.

Additional information

Document PDF Accessible format  Date of effect
Summary of research to inform registration standards review PDF (117 KB) Word version
(30.1 KB,DOCX)
23 October 2019 

Retired versions

Document PDF Date of effect
Retired version: Guidelines on grandparenting  PDF (461 KB) To 30 June 2015 
Retired version: Code of conduct PDF (474 KB) To 16 March 2014
Retired version: Guidelines for advertising of regulated health services PDF (545 KB) To 16 March 2014
Retired version: Guidelines for mandatory notifications PDF (556 KB) To 16 March 2014
 
 
Page reviewed 11/11/2019