The National Law establishes requirements for advertising a regulated health service. These requirements are important for public protection and help to ensure the public receives accurate and honest information about healthcare services. Unlawful advertising may compromise the healthcare choices of the public.
If you are advertising a regulated health service1, your advertising must not:
The Guidelines for advertising a regulated health service have been developed to help registered health practitioners and other advertisers understand their obligations when advertising a regulated health service.
Not sure you are meeting your obligations? Have you been contacted by Ahpra about your advertising? Follow these steps to make sure you comply with your professional and legal obligations.
This information is to help you check and correct your advertising to comply with the National Law. It is for guidance only and does not replace independent legal advice. Advertising resources can be found on the Ahpra website in the Advertising hub.