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
28 January 2015 – Immunisation history in the palm of your hand
With the new school year beginning, the Department of Human Services is putting your child's immunisation history in the palm of your hand.
22 January 2015 – Students in Armidale on the Express Plus road to university
The Department of Human Services is making it even easier for local students in the New England region to get the support they need while studying at university this year.
21 January 2015 – Hearing buses embark on journey to help nation's hearing loss
The Sydney CBD is now home to an innovative new shopfront helping Australians access government services with a digital focus.
14 January 2015 – Providing strong support to Maitland
Charlestown residents are the first to benefit from a pilot partnership bringing Medicare and National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) services together.