Annual procurement plan
In accordance with the Commonwealth Procurement Guidelines, the Department of Human Services is required to publish an Annual Procurement Plan (APP) on the Australia Government’s AusTender website. The APP is a pre-notification to the market of expected procurement activity for the current financial year. The department's APP can be accessed on AusTender's Annual Procurement Plan List webpage.
The Department of Human Services budget contains information that may affect people who use the centrelink, medicare and child support programs.
Senate Order on departmental and agency contracts.
Design, Print and Distribution Program
The Design, Print and Distribution Program is a collaborative procurement program led by the Department of Human Services.
The Commonwealth Grant Guidelines provide the policy for efficient, effective and ethical administration of Department of Human Services’ grants. The Commonwealth Grant Guidelines are supported by the Financial Management and Accountability Regulations.
As required by the Commonwealth Grant Guidelines, the following list provides information on individual grants.
Community Innovation through Collaboration grants [rtf, 473kb]
Community Innovation through Collaboration grants [pdf, 125kb]
The Department of Human Services advertises requests for tender and other business opportunities open to the market on the Australian Government’s AusTender website. Details on tenders and information on how to download tender documents is available at AusTender.