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Notifiable Condition

This form is used for the statutory required notification of conditions scheduled by the Public Health and Wellbeing Regulations 2009 to the Victorian Government Department of Health & Human Services. Further information about notifying cases, printable forms and privacy fact sheets are available on the department's website. The form should take 3-5 minutes to complete and you should retain a copy for your records.

Please ensure that the case has been informed of the following: their diagnosis,that you are providing this information to the department (as required by the Health Records Act 2001), andthat the department may contact them for further information about their illness.
Commonwealth and State privacy legislation does not negate the responsibility to notify the specified conditions nor to provide the information requested on this form.
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You have selected a condition that requires urgent notification. Please notify the case immediately to the Department of Health and Human Services by telephone 1300 651160 (24/7).
Medical practitioners are no longer required to notify the department of cases of the selected condition as of 1 September 2018. Pathology services will continue to notify the department of these conditions, and you may receive a request for information from the department where further follow up is required.

Notifier (your) details


Notification via this online form is specifically for doctors and laboratories. If you are from a primary school, aged care facility, childcare facility, or another relevant agency, please call 1300 651 160 to notify, and/or visit the below links for further information on your requirement to notify. For a copy of the school exclusion table, and information on notifications required by primary schools and childcare centres: https://www2.health.vic.gov.au/public-health/infectious-diseases/school-exclusion For information on notification and management of outbreaks in facilities: https://www2.health.vic.gov.au/public-health/infectious-diseases/infection-control-guidelines
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Email used for corresponence and information only - no identifying patient information will be sent by email
You can save time filling out the form by ticking the checkbox below. Your Notifier Details will be saved and future use of this form on this computer will automatically populate with your Notifier Details. Do not tick the checkbox below if this is a public/shared computer as it may compromise your privacy and security.
By unticking the checkbox below the Notifier Details that have been saved on this computer will be removed.
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Case Details

Notification of the selected disease is required to be provided to the department fully identified. Timely public health action will be greatly assisted by your full identification of the patient, and their address and contact details.
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Case Identification