Ageing and Aged Care

We provide information, tools and resources to support the aged care sector through evidence-based policy, well targeted programs, and best practice regulation.

Older people, their families and carers should go to the My Aged Care website.

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Aged care services during the current bushfire season

Aged care services during the current bushfire season – advice for providers and consumers of aged care services

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Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety

The Government has announced the establishment of a Royal Commission into the aged care sector.

The Royal Commission will primarily look at the quality of care provided in residential and home aged care to senior Australians.

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Aged Care Legislated Review

The Aged Care Legislated Review considered the impact and effectiveness of a number of aged care reforms implemented since 2012 and makes recommendations for future reform to the aged care system.

The final report Legislated Review of Aged Care 2017, is now available.

Aged Care Legislated Review

Review of National Aged Care Quality Regulatory Processes

The Review examined and reported on Commonwealth regulatory practices relating to monitoring the quality and standard of care in residential aged care facilities.

The final report is now available.


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