OPA's regular hour-long information sessions on Wednesday are not running at the moment. Apologies for any inconvenience. For more information, click here.

OPA's Advice Service is currently operating 9am-3pm and experiencing higher than usual wait times; estimated response time is one week. For more information click here

Significant treatment

Significant treatment is medical treatment that involves any of the following:

  • a significant degree of bodily intrusion
  • a significant risk to the person
  • significant side effects
  • significant distress to the person.