Community Visitor Scheme

The Community Visitor Scheme is an independent statutory scheme that visits and inspects:

  • mental health facilities
  • emergency departments of hospitals
  • state-run disability accommodation
  • clients under guardianship of the Public Advocate who are participants of the NDIS.

Role of community visitors

Community visitors:

How to request a visit



Phone 1800 606 302 between 9.00 am and 5.00 pm weekdays (available from mobile phones and within SA).

Volunteering with the scheme

Find information on volunteering as a community visitor on the Community Visitor Scheme website.

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