Department of Human Services

Five arrested over alleged $1.1m NDIS fraud

A joint agency investigation into an alleged organised criminal syndicate suspected of defrauding the National Disability Insurance Scheme of millions of dollars has resulted in the arrest of five people in western Sydney. Read More

Human Services marks Harmony Day with a nod to its hundreds of interpreters

While the federal government's policy goal of stronger English language skills among migrants has been controversial, its main service delivery department is proud of its ability to speak to people in their first language. As a way to mark Harmony Week, the Department of Human Services highlights the role of its 540 multilingual staff. Read More