There is a standard charge of $33.00 for providing a copy of the medical record, or part thereof, to a maximum of 80 pages, is (including GST). The charge includes search fee, photocopying charges, labour costs, administrative charges and postage. Applicants will be advised if extra charges apply and the balance must be paid prior to processing and release of the documents.
This charge is set out in the NSW Health Policy Directive PD2006_050 and Information Bulletin IB2019_036.
NOTE: Payment is not required for a copy of a discharge summary ONLY.
If you are requesting a discharge summary ONLY, please specify in the details of the request and do not make payment.