We produce a range of publications, for professionals, people with mental ill health and families/carers. You can download them from our website. We have copies of some materials – contact us to enquire.
Response to Consultation on Cross Border Transfers and Absconding Patients
10 Oct, 2016 | .pdf, 35.4 KB
The Mental Welfare Commission's response to the Scottish Government's consultation on changes in regulations related to cross border transfers and absconding patients as a result of provisions in the 2015 Act.
Cross Border Transfer Legislation, Regulations and Guidance
2 Jun, 2014 | .pdf, 218.2 KB
A guidance factsheet for practitioners on legislation and regulations relating to cross border issues.
Transfers and section 47 of the Adults with Incapacity Act
7 Aug, 2013 | .pdf, 162.6 KB
A reminder about transfers to hospital under the Adults with Incapacity Act.