Outcomes from the consultation on the age limit for OHT restorative activities

After carefully considering all the submissions received, the Council has decided to proceed with the proposal to remove the 18-year age limit for restorative activities from the OHT scope of practice. The updated OHT scope of practice will come into effect on 1 November 2019.

Details on the submission themes, Council’s consideration and rationale for its decision, changes to the consultative professional relationship guidance document, and details about the implementation are provided in the consultation outcome document.