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Becoming a consumer representative

discussionThis section is for health consumers who have decided to take on a consumer or consumer representative role with an organisation or a health service. It includes:

The role of health consumer representatives

Read more about the role of Health Consumer Representatives and why we need them.

Finding and applying for a health consumer role

Are you looking for a role as a health consumer representative with a health service so that you can make a difference to healthcare? We can help you find the right consumer role

What do consumer representatives do with health services?

Read about the many different types of activities that health consumers have participated in with NSW health services.

Tips on getting started as a consumer rep

Starting a new role as a consumer representative is exciting but it can also be daunting. We have collected some tips and resources to help new representatives

More resources

Browse the resources we have gathered to help consumer representatives starting out and being effective.

More tips and resources will be added here as we identify them.