Media contacts

Contact details for media enquiries relating to the Department of Human Services.

Departmental media enquiries

Media enquiries relating to the Department of Human Services, including Centrelink, Medicare and Child Support programs can be emailed to:

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Media can also call us direct.

Media contacts

  • National
    0411 670 958 available after hours for urgent inquiries
  • Australian Capital Territory
    02 6133 0449
  • New South Wales
    02 6133 0449
  • Northern Territory
    08 7210 4128
  • Queensland
    07 3551 7899
  • South Australia
    08 7210 4128
  • Tasmania
    03 6208 9794
  • Victoria
    03 9638 7107
  • Western Australia
    08 9238 9007

Policy and customer related media enquiries

We deliver payments and services on behalf of Government policy departments. We encourage media who are seeking comment on current or proposed legislation to contact the relevant Government policy department media contacts.

Policy department media contacts

If your media enquiry relates to a customer's personal circumstances, the Privacy Act 1988 prevents us from commenting on or disclosing personal information to media representatives except where specified exceptions apply.

Non-media enquiries

If you have a non-media related enquiry or comment, please contact us.

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