The Mental Health Review Tribunal is an independent judicial body, set up under the Mental Health (Northern Ireland) Order 1986 (the Order), which reviews the cases of patients who are compulsorily detained or are subject to guardianship under the Order.
The Tribunal’s function is to provide mental health patients with a safeguard against unjustified detention in hospital or control under guardianship by means of a review of their cases from both the medical and non-medical points of view.
Mental Health Review Tribunal for Northern Ireland
Royal Courts of Justice
Tel: 0300 200 7812
Tel: 028 90 72 4843
Fax: 028 90724826
- Detained Patient Application Form (PDF)
- Patient Subject to Guardianship Application Form (PDF)
- Nearest Relative Application Form (PDF)