Victorian Royal Commission into Mental Health

Event Details

Date: 04/03/2019 - 06/03/2020
Phone: 1300 366 356

Royal Commission into Mental Health


The Victorian Labor Government is establishing a Royal Commission into Mental Health to ensure future changes to the mental health system reflect the needs of the community.  As part of this,  public consultation is being sought to develop the terms of reference for the Royal Commission.

Topics expected to be covered include:

  • Prevention and early intervention
  • Accessibility and navigation of the system
  • Integration with alcohol and other drug services
  • Acute and forensic mental health
  • Community

Have Your Say

All Victorians are invited to submit their thoughts by 27 January 2019 via an online survey or in writing to:

Mental Health Royal Commission Establishment
Department of Premier and Cabinet
GPO Box 4509
Melbourne Victoria 3001

This is an initial consultation and once the Royal Commission is established, Victorians will be given the opportunity to tell their stories and offer suggestions are part of the hearings and submission process.

If you or someone you know is in crisis or needs support, call Lifeline on 13 11 14 or BeyondBlue on 1300 224 636.