People adversely affected by Tropical Cyclone Lam in the Northern Territory in February 2015 are encouraged to finalise any outstanding claims for the Disaster Recovery Payment (DRP) before the approaching deadline.
People affected by Tropical Cyclone Marcia in February 2015 only have a limited time left to lodge a claim for the Disaster Recovery Payment (DRP) and the Disaster Recovery Allowance (DRA).
The following Letter to the Editor was provided to The Canberra Times in response to an article that overstated the number of vacant desks across the department’s leases in Canberra:
Australian Government services in Newport will be available through a one-stop shop from next week, when Medicare services delivered from the Altona Gate Shopping Centre move in with nearby Centrelink services on Melbourne Road.
Some Department of Human Services customers receiving income support payments will soon be required to complete their August Income Stream Review. It can now be done easily online via myGov.
From Monday 27 July, Warriewood residents have access to more digital government services following the relocation of the Warriewood Medicare Service Centre within the Warriewood Square shopping centre.
The Department of Human Services has encouraged staff to consider its July 2015 pay offer and revised enterprise agreement, which have been tabled during bargaining today.
More one-stop shops delivering multiple government services will be created in Melbourne throughout August, in response to changing customer needs.
Medicare services currently operating from the Stockland Shopping Centre will move to the Australian Government one-stop shop on Musgrave Street from Monday 20 July.
South-west Sydney residents will soon have access to more government services when the Department of Human Services brings together Medicare and Centrelink services under the same roof in Campsie.