The Government will provide certainty to the charitable sector and community organisations by today announcing the decision to retain the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC).
The Government is taking steps to ensure people pay back their welfare debts if they have received payments they are not entitled to. Two Bills are being introduced to Parliament today to strengthen the integrity of Australia’s welfare system.
The Commonwealth Government is calling for public submissions on ways to boost the supply of affordable rental housing through innovative financing models.
The Commonwealth Government will lead the development of a national approach to redress for survivors of institutional child sexual abuse.
The Commonwealth Government today reaffirmed its commitment to settlement services by announcing the members of the newly named Settlement Services Advisory Council.
A new social security agreement between Australia and India is now in force, making retirement easier for residents of both countries.
The Commonwealth Government will establish a working group to investigate innovative ways to improve the availability of affordable housing.
The Commonwealth Government is investing over $4 million across 28 projects to help local communities reduce violence against women.
Six organisations across Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria are gearing up to help young refugees and vulnerable migrants integrate into the Australian economy and community.
Legislation set to be introduced to Parliament will see increased payments to people with disability under the Business Services Wage Assessment Tool (BSWAT) Payment Scheme.