Western Australian Committee for Antimicrobials (WACA)

The Western Australian Committee for Antimicrobials (WACA) provides independent advice on use and practices related to antimicrobial agents to health services in Western Australia, including:

  • expert advice on antimicrobial drug use in health service delivery
  • reviews and provides recommendations about guidelines related to the antimicrobial drug use
  • provides advice about the listing and use of antimicrobial drugs on hospital formularies.

View the Terms of Reference of WACA (PDF 234KB).

More information

Medicines and Technology Unit
Patient Safety and Clinical Quality,
Clinical Excellence Division
Address: 189 Royal Street
Phone: (08) 6373 2224
Email: WATAG@health.wa.gov.au

Last reviewed: 25-03-2022