Australian Health Minister Sussan Ley has had the four-volume National Review of Mental Health Programmes and Services since 1 December 2014.
Despite the report being leaked to Crikey, she insisted on 15 April 2015 that; there was no sense in releasing the report before the Government had formulated a response.
On 19 April Crikey Insider sent out access links to all four volumes to its readers.
The Abbott Government has now released the full report which can be read at leisure on the Mental Health Commission website.
The report makes 25 recommendations:
support strategies or enhance the effectiveness of local services.