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Launch of the beta website

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  • Data Exchange Planned Maintenance

    The Data Exchange and Data Exchange Reports will be unavailable from 9:00am to 11:00am AEDT Sunday 27 October 2019 due to planned maintenance.

Latest Updates

Update: 11 October 2019

AUSkey update AUSkey will be decommissioned on 31 March 2020 and the Data Exchange will be transitioning to new authentication methods. We are currently working…

Updated guidance documents

The “Program activity guidance (Commonwealth agencies)” and the “Service type matrix” documents were updated on 24 April 2019. A summary of the changes can be…

Revision of Protocols Appendix B

The “Appendix B – Commonwealth Agencies” document was updated on 14 February 2019. This update is for Forced Adoption Support Services service types and definitions. You can…

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The Data Exchange represents the Department of Social Services’ new approach to grants program reporting. It reflects a two-way focus on a smarter and more efficient way of collecting data from service providers, and a more useful reporting back of data about the outcomes achieved for individuals, families, and their communities.