Key messages

  • The Guidelines for water reuse and recycling in Victorian healthcare facilities cover the regulatory framework and health protection measures specific to recycled water use in healthcare facilities.
  • The guidelines provide a framework to guide and inform decision-making in healthcare facilities.

The Guidelines for water reuse and recycling in Victorian healthcare facilities covers the regulatory framework and specific health protection measures for recycled water in healthcare.

The guidelines supplement existing guidelines on safe and sustainable water recycling in healthcare settings.

They are underpinned by the best-practice risk management framework of the Australian guidelines for water recycling and were developed with input from many different stakeholders.