When you can apply or be referred to the Mental Health Tribunal (T130)
Information about when a patient can apply or be referred to the Health, Education and Social Care Chamber (Mental Health) for a hearing.
This guidance explains the earliest tribunal application date possible.
It depends if the person applying or referring is the:
- nearest relative
- hospital manager
- Ministry of Justice Mental Health casework section (MHCS) representative
- Department of Health representative
Find out how to apply to the Mental Health Tribunal.
Published 1 June 2015