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Australian Government Response to the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse image

Australian Government Response to the Royal Commission

On 13 June 2018, the Australian Government released its response to the Royal Commission, including the establishment of the National Office for Child Safety within the Department of Social Services.
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Budget 2018

Budget 2018

The 2018-19 Budget was released on 8 May 2018, to find out more visit our dedicated Budget webpage. You’ll find a media release, fact sheets and the Portfolio Budget Statement.
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Cashless debit card

Cashless debit card

The rollout of the cashless debit card in the Goldfields region in Western Australia has begun and will continue over the next few months.
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Latest News

DES March 2018 star ratings

The Disability Employment Services (DES) Star Ratings system measures the relative success of providers in achieving outcomes for participants taking part in the program.
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