Apply for a Licence to Operate a Private Home/Hospital

Procedure to Apply for a Licence to Operate a Private Home/Hospital

  1. Complete the Application Form. CLICK HERE to Download the Application Form.
  2. Attach a floor plan of the building, showing the location and use of each room and its dimensions.
  3. The building/home to be used must be inspected and approved by the Fire Service Department and issued a Trinidad and Tobago Fire Services Fire/Life Safety Certificate
  4. Submit evidence of payment of licence fee, along with Application Form to the Office of the Chief Medical Officer, Ministry of Health, #4 - 6 Queen's Park East, Port of Spain.

Required Documents and Information

Licence to Operate a Private Home/Hospital
Private Hospitals Act Chapter 29:03
 Legal Notice No. 162: The Private Hospital Act, Chap. 29.03 - Amendment to the second Schedule, 2017

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