Public Health Emergency

A Public Health Emergency has been declared in the ACT.
For the response to the COVID-19 pandemic. See the ACT COVID-19 website
or call the COVID-19 helpline on (02) 6207 7244 for all information related to the health emergency.

Health Act 1993

In Force


  1. For infringement notice offences under this Act see Magistrates Court (Health Infringement Notices) Regulation 2016

Current version

Effective Files/Formats Version Published Notes
10 October 2019 PDF PDF Word R41 10 October 2019

Republication for amendments by A2019-33

Administering Minister and Directorate

  • Minister for Health - ACT Health Directorate
  • Minister for Health - Canberra Health Services