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Water risk management in healthcare facilities

Legislation for water risk management in healthcare and aged care facilities

Legislative requirements for health and residential aged care facilities, under the Public Health Act 2005.

Notifying a Legionella detection

Hospitals and private health clinics must notify the Department of Health when they receive a Legionella detection.

Submitting quarterly reports

Public hospitals with inpatients, public residential aged care facilities and private health facilities must provide regular reports to the Department of Health, summarising the results of tests taken for Legionella.

Results of quarterly reports

View the results of the quarterly reports.

Last updated: 19 November 2018