S63 text

Treatment not requiring consent

63. The consent of a patient shall not be required for any medical treatment given to him for the mental disorder from which he is suffering[, not being a form of treatment to which section 57, 58 or 58A above applies,][1] if the treatment is given by or under the direction of the [approved clinician in charge of the treatment].[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 Mental Health Act 2007 Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "MHA" defined multiple times with different content