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National Health Funding Body

The primary function of the National Health Funding Body (NHFB) is to assist the Administrator of the National Health Funding Pool in the performance of his/her functions. The role of the Administrator is to calculate and advise the Treasurer of the Commonwealth of the amounts required to be paid by the Commonwealth under the National Health Reform Agreement into each State Pool Account of the National Health Funding Pool, to monitor payments into and out of the state pool account for each state and territory, and to report on various funding and service delivery matters.
Appropriations 7387000
Departmental expenses 7964000
Average staffing level 28

Further information

  • Type of Body

    A. Non Corporate Commonwealth Entity

  • GFS Sector Classification


  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    National Health Reform Act 2011

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?


  • Classification

    A. Principal

  • GFS Function / Sector Reported


  • Materiality


  • PS Act Body

    Yes - Statutory Agency

  • Auditor


  • Creation Date

Other boards and structures

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