Service contact data at the patient level for specialised community mental health establishments in the public sector.

Collection details

Temporal coverage

from 1 July 2000 to 30 June 2015

Geographical coverage

National  |  National and state and territory 

Data availability


Data scope

Specialised public mental health services classified as 'ambulatory'.

Excludes: admitted patient mental health care services, support services that are not specialised mental health care services ( for example, accommodation support services), services provided by non-government organisations and residential care services.


Admin data

Metadata information and data quality statement (DQS)

Community mental health care NMDS  
Community mental health care NMDS 2014-15 DQS

External links and information 


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