Watch the latest #DHSTV for an update from Hank Jongen about what’s happening at the Department of Human Services during August 2017. Continue reading August 2017 Update #DHSTV
Watch the latest #DHSTV for an update from Hank Jongen about what’s happening at the Department of Human Services during July 2017. Continue reading July 2017 Update #DHSTV
Families are being urged to finalise their family assistance obligations for the 2015/16 financial year before 30 June 2017, or risk missing out on payments.
The Department of Human Services still offers paper claim forms for the Age Pension. People can download the form themselves from our website or staff can print it off in a service centre. Continue reading 24 June 2017 – Age Pension paper claim forms are still available
Watch the latest #DHSTV for an update from Hank Jongen about what’s happening at the Department of Human Services during June 2017. Continue reading June 2017 Update #DHSTV
Centrelink, Medicare and Child Support services are gearing up for public holiday arrangements and industrial action during April.
The Department of Human Services is reminding the public that some employees will take part in industrial action on Friday 24 March.
Public discussion continues to present false accounts of the Department of Humans Services’ online compliance review system.
Claims made today about the Department of Human Services’ online compliance activity do not accurately represent how the system works.
General Manager Hank Jongen said the system was designed to identify differences between Australian Taxation Office and Centrelink payment records, and was performing the task as intended.
In relation to inaccurate claims made to the Commonwealth Ombudsman, and reported by the media today, Department of Human Services General Manager Hank Jongen makes the following response: