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Voluntary assisted dying


    About voluntary assisted dying in Tasmania

    The Department of Health (Tasmania) is currently implementing voluntary assisted dying in Tasmania under the End-of-Life Choices (Voluntary Assisted Dying) Act 2021 (the Act).

    • At this stage, access to voluntary assisted dying is not available.
    • This is because the Act has not yet commenced operation.
    • The Act is due to commence by 23 October 2022.
    • The implementation period for the Act is up to 18 months. This started on 22 April 2021.

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