This prohibition order is made pursuant to section 95 of the Health Complaints Act 2016 (Act).
The Health Complaints Commissioner (Commissioner) has made this prohibition order because the Commissioner has completed an investigation under Part 4 of the Act and is satisfied that:
- the general health service provider named below has contravened a code of conduct applying to the general health service, and
- it is necessary to make this prohibition order to avoid a serious risk to the health, safety or welfare of the public.
This prohibition order will remain in force until varied or revoked by order of the Commissioner.
Mr Charles Michael Dispenzeri, trading as 'Massage Australia One' and 'Massage One Supplies' ABN 71 505 775 106, is prohibited from:
a) Publicly advertising his business in any form.
b) Providing any general health service that involves physical contact, including massage services, to any female clients.
The general health service provider named above must also display a copy of the prohibition order at his business premises and ensure that it is visible.
This prohibition order takes effect on the service of the prohibition order on the general health service provider to whom it applies.
This prohibition order will also be published in the Victorian Government Gazette.