NPAAC Documents for Public Consultation

This page contains draft documents currently under consideration by the National Pathology Accreditation Advisory Council (NPAAC) which is managed by the Australian Government Department of Health. If you wish to submit a response to the documents currently under review, please download and complete the Public Consultation Phase Comment Form

Page last updated: 18 November 2019

There are currently three draft documents open for public consultation.

Public consultation advisory letter from the NPAAC Chair (PDF 173 KB).

  1. Requirements for the Communication of High Risk Pathology Results (First Edition 20xx) (PDF 700 KB)
    Requirements for the Communication of High Risk Pathology Results (First Edition 20xx) (Word 88 KB)
  2. Requirements for Information Communication and Reporting (Fourth Edition 20xx) (PDF 621 KB)
    Requirements for Information Communication and Reporting (Fourth Edition 20xx) (Word 94 KB)
  3. Requirements for Point of Care Testing (Second Edition 20xx) (PDF 320 KB)
    Requirements for Point of Care Testing (Second Edition 20xx) (Word 126 KB)
The Public Consultation period for all three documents closes 27 January 2020.

NPAAC Public Consultation Submissions Template

If you wish to submit a response to the documents currently under review, please download and complete the Public Consultation Submission Template.

NPAAC Public Consultation Template (PDF 73 KB)
NPAAC Public Consultation Template (Word 40 KB)

Please clearly identify the NPAAC document that you are providing comments on and submit to the NPAAC Secretariat or
NPAAC Secretariat
Medical Benefits Division
Department of Health
GPO Box 9848 (MDP 851)
CANBERRA ACT 2601

Should you have any queries, please contact the NPAAC Secretariat.