Advance care planning in Western Australia

This page provides a plain-English overview of the legal processes involved in planning ahead, as well as links to local information. To get advice about your individual circumstances it is recommended that you consult with one of the agencies referred to below or a legal practitioner.

Are there programs, websites or documents of interest related to advance care planning in Western Australia?

WA Health is currently in the process of developing and piloting a model for advance care planning (including resources, a website and an eLearning program). Once this model has been piloted and evaluated, it may be implemented across the state. Further information can be found by visiting the Department of Health Advance Health Directive website here.