A patient’s case may be referred automatically to the Mental Health Review Tribunal for Wales.

This is because the organisation that has responsibility for the patient has various legal duties to refer cases to the Mental Health Review Tribunal for Wales for review. There are also other instances where a case may be referred.

  • References: a patient’s case can be referred automatically to the Mental Health Review Tribunal for Wales for a review.  
    Our guidance booklet contains important information about who makes the referral, the circumstances when a referral must be made, and the tribunal’s procedures. (Guidance Booklet MHRTW - 07)

Our guidance booklet can be downloaded below. If you have problems downloading any guidance or you would like it in a different format please contact us.