This annual report was prepared in accordance with the Resource Management Guide No. 135—Annual reports for non-corporate Commonwealth entities issued by the Department of Finance in July 2016. The main purpose of the report is to describe the department’s activities during 2016–17, reporting on the performance and financial information presented in the 2016–17 Department of Human Services Portfolio Budget Statements, and the 2016–17 Department of Human Services Portfolio Additional Estimates Statements. It aims to provide readers with a useful and informative picture of the department’s performance during 2016–17.
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