Data Request Form

The Department of Social Services (DSS) produces data to support its administrative responsibilities, policy development activities and interactions with the community. DSS is responsible for realising and maintaining the value of this data as a national asset for the Government and the Australian public.

We keep a public data catalogue of Social Security payment information on the Australian Government Data website. You can request data that isn’t publicly available by completing the following form.

The Department of Social Services will treat data requests in order of the Department's priorities.

Please note that the release of data is not guaranteed.

Any data you submit will be used by the Department of Social Services to assess and respond to your request. Your personal data will not be shared outside the department. Please review our privacy policy for more information.

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