Department of Human Services

The Department of Human Services is an Australian Government agency which is responsible for delivering a range of welfare, social services, health services and other services for the Australian Government.

Field NameField Value
FOI Documents Released
FOI Disclosure Log URL
http://www.humanservices.gov.au/corporate/freedom-of-information/disclosure-log
Australian Business Number
ABN from business register
90794605008
Annual Report(s)
http://www.humanservices.gov.au/corporate/publications-and-resources/annual-report/
Contract Listing
Departmental and agency contracts, mandated by the Senate
http://www.humanservices.gov.au/corporate/publications-and-resources/contracts
Description
Description of roles and responsiblities of organisation
The Department of Human Services is an Australian Government agency which is responsible for delivering a range of welfare, social services, health services and other services for the Australian Government.
2010-2011 employees
2010-2011 employees
36901
FOI Contact Email
FOI contact email if not foi@
freedomofinformation@humanservices.gov.au
Larger operational
Grants Awarded
Departmental and agency grants mandated by the Senate and Commonwealth grants guidelines
http://www.humanservices.gov.au/corporate/publications-and-resources/finances
Has Facebook
  1. http://www.facebook.com/pages/Australian-Hearing/477138555413
  2. http://www.facebook.com/officialhankjongen
  3. https://www.facebook.com/pages/Human-Services-Portfolio-Graduate-Program/164781313573800
  4. http://www.facebook.com/StudentUpdate
Has RSS
  1. http://www.centrelink.gov.au/internet/internet.nsf/filestores/rss/$file/rss_media.xml
  2. http://www.dhs.gov.au/rss/dhs.rss.xml
  3. http://www.mhs.gov.au/rss/mhs_rss.xml
Has Restrictive Licence
Has any page licenced under terms more restrictive than Crown Copyright
  1. http://www.humanservices.gov.au/customer/information/site-information#a4
Has Twitter
  1. @Centrelink
  2. @Grads4HumanServ
  3. @HankJongen
  4. @StudentUpdateAU
Information Publication Scheme
http://www.humanservices.gov.au/corporate/freedom-of-information/information-publication-scheme
1/1/1970
Legal Services Expenditure
Legal Services Expenditure mandated by Legal Services Directions 2005
http://www.humanservices.gov.au/corporate/publications-and-resources/legal-services-expenditure
Legislation
Legislation administered by or created for the establishment of this organisation
  1. Australian Hearing Services Act 1991
  2. Child Support (Assessment) Act 1989
  3. Child Support (Registration and Collection) Act 1988
  4. Child Support Legislation Amendment (Reform of the Child Support Scheme – Initial Measures) Act 2006
  5. Child Support Legislation Amendment (Reform of the Child Support Scheme – New Formula and other Measures) Act 2006
  6. Commonwealth Services Delivery Agency Act 1997
  7. Medicare Australia Act 1973
Name
Name, most recent and broadest
Department of Human Services
Organisation Type
Org type based on legal formation via FMA/CAC legislation etc.
FMA-DepartmentOfState
Past/Other Names
Other names for organisation
  1. Department of Human Services - to be retired 30/06/11
  2. Medicare
  3. Centrelink
  4. Child Support Agency
  5. Human Services
Political Positions
Ministers and Parliamentary Secretaries
  1. Minister for Human Services
Files/Records Held
Indexed lists of departmental and agency files, mandated by the Senate
http://www.humanservices.gov.au/corporate/publications-and-resources/file-list
Same As
Same as other URLs/URIs for this entity
  1. http://dbpedia.org/resource/Department_of_Human_Services_%28Australia%29
  2. http://directory.gov.au/directory?ea5_lf99_120.&organizationalUnit&25f88ea8-5bea-4778-bfe3-38ecbc0b8551
1
Short Name
Name shortened, usually to an acronym
DHS
Website
Website URL