Health
The Department's role is to deliver the Australian Government's priorities (outcomes) for health. It does this by developing evidence based policies, managing programs, and undertaking research and regulatory activities. The Department also leads and works closely with other agencies to achieve results for the Australian Government and community, and engages in open and constructive consultation with professionals, providers, industry, and community groups.
Appropriations 65669792000
Departmental expenses 842396000
Average staffing level 4398
Sirius Building, Furzer Street
Woden Town Centre ACT 2606
Australia

Sections

Further information

  • Type of Body

    A. Non Corporate Commonwealth Entity

  • GFS Sector Classification

    GGS

  • Established By / Under

    Constitution and Administrative Arrangement Orders

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    Yes

  • Classification

    A. Principal

  • Materiality

    Material

  • GFS Function / Sector Reported

    Social Security and Welfare;Education;Other Economic Affairs;General Public Services;Housing and Community Amenities;Recreation and Culture;Health;Public Order and Safety

  • PS Act Body

    Yes - Department

  • Auditor

    ANAO

  • Creation Date

    18 September 2013

  • Postal Address

    GPO Box 9848, Canberra ACT 2601

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