Take control

Take control

March 2018
Take Control

About this booklet

This free booklet is produced by Office of the Public Advocate, and provides the information and forms you need to appoint a medical treatment decision maker, complete an advance care directive or make an enduring power of attorney.

It explains the difference between a medical support person and a medical treatment decision maker.

The information and forms in this edition have been updated to take into account the implementation of the Medical Treatment Planning and Decisions Act 2016 which came into effect on 12 March 2018.

Go to the Office of the Public Advocate’s website to download a copy of Take Control.

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