The Government is now operating in accordance with the Caretaker Conventions pending the outcome of the 2022 federal election.

About us

We develop and deliver policies and programs and advise the Australian Government on health, aged care and sport. We work with a wide range of stakeholders to ensure better health for all Australians.

  • The Australian health system
    Learn about the role that the Australian Government plays in our world-class health system.
  • What we do
    Find out about our work in awareness and education, consultation and engagement, initiatives and programs, grants and tenders, policy, regulation, compliance and research.
  • Who we are
    Meet our ministers and leadership team, view our organisational chart and find out about the Health portfolio.
  • Work with us
    Learn about the benefits of working at Health. Join our team to help us achieve our goals.
  • 100 years of Health
    Learn about the achievements at Health from 7 March 1921 to now.
  • Corporate reporting
    Browse our corporate plan, annual reports, budget statements, senate order listings, and Freedom of Information (FOI) disclosures.
  • Contact us
    Find all the ways you can contact us, send us your feedback or ask a question.
Last updated: 
5 March 2021

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