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Mental Health Act 1983 Codes of Practice

The Code of Practice provides guidance on how the Mental Health Act 1983 should be applied. See also the Reference Guide to the Mental Health Act 1983.

England Wales
Mental Health Act 1983 Code Of Practice for England — This page contains the Code of Practice (in force in England on 1/4/15) and associated links.

See also

Department of Health, 'Stronger Code: Better Care: Consultation on proposed changes to the Code of Practice: Mental Health Act 1983' (7/7/14) - Consultations#Department of Health

Mental Health Act 1983 Code of Practice for Wales — This is the Welsh Code of Practice which came into force on 3/11/08.
Old Codes