NPAAC Documents for Public Consultation

This page contains draft documents currently under consideration by the National Pathology Accreditation Advisory Council (NPAAC) which is managed by the Australian Government Department of Health. If you wish to submit a response to the documents currently under review, please download and complete the Public Consultation Phase Comment Form

Page last updated: 23 June 2017

The following documents have been released for public consultation. The closing date for submissions is 4 August 2017.

Consultation Cover Letter (PDF 60 KB)
Consultation Cover Letter (Word 54 KB)

Requirements for Medical Pathology Services (Second Edition 20xx) (PDF 146 KB)
Requirements for Medical Pathology Services (Second Edition 20xx) (Word 101 KB)

Requirements for the Retention of Laboratory Records and Diagnostic Material (Seventh Edition 20xx) (PDF 178 KB)
Requirements for the Retention of Laboratory Records and Diagnostic Material (Seventh Edition 20xx) (Word 94 KB)

The Requirements for the Development and Use of In-house Diagnostic Medical Devices (Fourth Edition 20xx) (PDF 211 KB)
The Requirements for the Development and Use of In-house Diagnostic Medical Devices (Fourth Edition 20xx) (Word 118 KB)

Requirements for Quality Control, External Quality Assurance and Method Evaluation (Sixth Edition 20xx ) (PDF 139 KB)
Requirements for Quality Control, External Quality Assurance and Method Evaluation (Sixth Edition 20xx ) (Word 84 KB)

NPAAC Public Consultation Submissions Template

Please clearly identify the NPAAC document that you are providing comments on and submit to the NPAAC Secretariat or
NPAAC Secretariat
Medical Benefits Division
Department of Health
GPO Box 9848 (MDP 951)
CANBERRA ACT 2601

NPAAC Public Consultation Template (PDF 73 KB)
NPAAC Public Consultation Template (Word 40 KB)

Should you have any queries, please contact the NPAAC Secretariat.