On 11 March 2016, Tim Courtney, A/g First Assistant Commissioner, as a delegate of the Electoral Commission for the purposes of s.126 of the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 (the Act), approved the application from one member of The Australian Mental Health Party for registration as a political party under the Act. Under s.133(1) of the Act, the following information was entered in the Register of Political Parties:
Name of party: The Australian Mental Health Party
Registered officer: Dana Henderson
RO's address: 6 Oaktree Drive
GREENWOOD WA 6024
The party stated that it wishes to receive election funding.