Response to the Review of the Advance Care Directives Act 2013

27 July 2020

The statutory review of the Act was conducted by Professor Wendy Lacey over a 10 week period from 10 April 2019 until the end of June 2019. The Review made 29 recommendations for reform of the operation of the legislation.

The Minister for Health and Wellbeing tabled the Review in the South Australian Parliament on 1 August 2019.

Of the 29 recommendations contained in the report, the South Australian Government supports (in full or in principle) 22 of the recommendations and will undertake further consultation in relation to one recommendation.

Read the government response to the review of the Advance Care Directives Act 2013.

For more information, please check the SA Health website.