Senator the Hon Marise Payne
The Minister for the Department of Human Services is responsible for the operations of the Department of Human Services.
From this website you can access information in relation to the Minister's Department of Human Services responsibilities, the work of the department, the latest media releases and speeches, and information on how to contact the Minister.
Latest media releases
26 August 2015 – Minister unveils second enterprise trail marker
The unveiling of the second 'Enterprise Trail' marker in Springvale today has recognised the contribution of government staff who helped welcome newly arrived migrants through the former Enterprise Migrant Hostel.
25 August 2015 – Students recognised during Hearing Awareness Week
Minister for Human Services Marise Payne today announced hearing impaired students Elle Hessey and Grace Young as the winners of Australian Hearing's I Can Hear You Now Award.
14 August 2015 – New one-stop shop for Burwood
Burwood residents are set to benefit from the 200th Medicare and Centrelink one-stop shop implemented across Australia since 2009.
5 August 2015 – Government services come together in Mornington
Mornington residents now have access to more government services under 1 roof with Medicare and Centrelink now housed together in a new Mornington One-stop Shop.