Disability reportable incidents forms and guidelines
To assist you in determining whether a notification must be made to the NSW Ombudsman of a reportable incident, read the Guide for services: Reportable incidents in disability supported group accommodation.
If you need to make a notification to the NSW Ombudsman about a reportable incident complete the following form.
Form A must be completed as soon as practicable (but within 30 days) of the head of agency becoming aware of a reportable incident.
Form B must be completed once the agency has completed its investigation into the reportable incident and has finalised a risk management response.
Form C if we advised you that there would be ‘No Ongoing Ombudsman Oversight’ of the matter/s you notified to us, please complete the relevant form C below.
- C1-A Final advice to ombudsman, NOOS, Contravention of an apprehended violence order (AVO), Outcome of the Investigation
- C1-B Final advice to ombudsman, NOOS, Employee to client incident category, Outcome of the Investigation
- C1-C Final advice to ombudsman, NOOS, Client to client incident category, Outcome of the Investigation
- C1-D Final advice to ombudsman, NOOS, Unexplained incident category, Outcome of the Investigation
For further information about the obligation to notify the NSW Ombudsman of reportable incidents contact our Disability Reportable Incidents Division.