Key messages

  • Fees are payable to register new private hospitals, day procedure centres (private health facilities) and mobile health services.
  • Fees are also payable to renew, transfer and vary a registration.
  • Registration must be renewed at least three months before expiry to avoid an extra fee.

All applications made by proprietors of private health facilities incur a fee. Registration and renewal of registration fees are based on the number of beds at the facility.

The fees are set by the Health Services (Private Hospitals and Day Procedure Centres) Regulations 2013 and are indexed annually.

Fees from 1 July 2018 - 30 June 2019

Application fees for private health facilities

Application type

Fee ($)

Fee units

Application for approval in principle (AIP) to build a private hospital

4,696.30

325

Application for approval in principle (AIP) to make alterations or extensions to a private hospital 4,190.50  290 
Application for approval in principle (AIP) to build a day procedure centre 4,118.30  285 
Application for approval in principle (AIP) to make alterations of extensions to a day procedure centre  3,998.20  276 
Application for approval in principle (AIP) for a mobile health service  1,315  91 

Application for variation or transfer of certificate of AIP

232.60

16

Application for variation - transfer of the certificate to another person who intends to become the proprietor

690.70

48

Application for variation of the certificate in any other case

232.60

16

 

Registration and renewal of registration fees for private health facilities

Number of registered beds

Fee ($)

Fee units

0 - 26 beds

5,288.70

366

27 - 50 beds

5,852.30

405

51 - 75 beds

6,430.30

445

76 - 100 beds

6,993.80

484

101 - 150 beds

7,846.30

543

151 - 200 beds

9,002.40

623

201 - 300 beds

10,129.50

701

301 - 400 beds

11,849.00

820

401 - 500 beds

14,132.10

978

501 or more

16,978.80

1175