Ministers' media releases
Budget 2023–24: Building a stronger Medicare
Budget 2023–24: Delivering the largest ever pay rise to aged care workers
Portfolio Budget Statements
Health Portfolio Budget Statements – Budget 2023–24Portfolio Budget Statements from the 2023–24 Budget.
Stakeholder pack – Budget 2023–24A complete set of Budget documents for Health's stakeholders or members of the public.
Overview – Budget 2023–24An overview of the 2023–24 Budget. This overview includes measures for Medicare, First Nations health, mental health, health prevention and protection, smoking and vaping, and the aged care workforce.
Improving the lives of Australians – Budget 2023–24This Budget 2023–24 fact sheet outlines measures to put patients at the centre of healthcare and strengthen Medicare for all Australians.
Building a stronger Medicare – Budget 2023–24This Budget 2023–24 fact sheet outlines significant reforms to Medicare, delivering critical funding to meet the urgent healthcare needs of today. It responds to the recommendations of the Strengthening Medicare Taskforce and takes key steps to address challenges in our healthcare system.
Delivering the largest ever pay rise to aged care workers – Budget 2023–24This Budget 2023–24 fact sheet outlines measures to increase the wages of aged care workers, roll out a new regulatory model, and embed new aged care assessment arrangements.
Health protection, preventive health and sport – Budget 2023–24This Budget 2023–24 fact sheet outlines continued investments in health protection, preventive health and sport.
Laying the groundwork for mental health and suicide prevention system reform – Budget 2023–24This Budget 2023–24 fact sheet outlines reforms to the mental health and suicide prevention system. The Australian Government will address workforce shortages and urgent gaps, and extend critical services. This will lay the groundwork for future reform.
Tackling smoking and vaping, and improving cancer outcomes – Budget 2023–24This Budget 2023–24 fact sheet outlines measures to reduce smoking and vaping rates through stronger legislation, enforcement, education and support.
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