(DHS)
Human Services (Part of the Social Services Portfolio)
The Department of Human Services (the department) delivers social and health related services, through its Centrelink, Medicare and Child Support programmes. Through close collaboration with the community and partner agencies, the department plays an active role in developing new approaches to social and health related policy and service delivery.
Appropriations 6310028000
Departmental expenses 5009720000
Average staffing level 27307
18 Canberra Avenue
Forrest ACT 2603
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;Health

  • PS Act Body

    Yes - Department

  • Auditor

    ANAO

  • Creation Date

    26 October 2004

  • Postal Address

    PO Box 7788 Canberra Business Centre ACT 2610

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