Media contacts

Departmental media enquiries

Media enquiries relating to the Department of Human Services, including Centrelink, Medicare and Child Support programs can be emailed to:

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Media can also call us direct.

Media contacts

  • NSW:  (02) 9928 8103
  • ACT:  (02) 6143 4570
  • VIC:  (02) 6143 4572
  • QLD & NT:  (02) 6143 4564
  • SA & WA:  (08) 7210 4040
  • TAS:  (02) 6143 4571
  • National 0411 670 958 available after hours for urgent inquiries

Policy media enquiries

We deliver payments and services on behalf of Government policy departments. We encourage media who are seeking comment on current or proposed legislation to contact the relevant Government policy department media contacts.

Policy department media contacts

Customer-related media enquiries

If your media enquiry relates to a customer’s personal circumstances, the Privacy Act 1988 prevents us from commenting on or disclosing personal information to media representatives except where specified exceptions apply.

Non-media enquiries

If you have a non-media related enquiry or comment, please contact us.