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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…

Data Exchange report fact sheets

Data Exchange report fact sheets have been developed to provide guidance to organisations on how they might use their self-service reports to analyse and interpret…

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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.