Centrelink (Department of Human Services)

Centrelink are responsible for the development of service delivery policy and provide access to social, health and other payments and services. On 26 October 2004, Centrelink was created as part of the Finance and Administration portfolio. The Human Services Legislation Amendment Act 2011 integrated Medicare Australia and Centrelink into the Department of Human Services on 1 July 2011.

Guardianship and Administration Board

The Guardianship and Administration Board respect the rights of people with disabilities to make their own decisions wherever possible, and when it is not possible, to ensure that processes that they employ are accessible, impartial, expeditious, highly competent and result in just decisions by the Board.

Colony 47

Colony 47 delivers integrated services to help individuals and families stay housed, access education, develop skills, find employment and build meaningful family relationships. They have expertise in providing effective support to people such as homeless young women, long term unemployed, humanitarian entrants, or people with persistent and severe mental illness.

Service Tasmania

Service Tasmania is Tasmania’s one stop shop if you are looking for Government forms or information on licensing and Government services.

Organisation Address: 34 Macquarie Street, Hobart, TAS, 7000, Australia

Phone: 1300 135 513

Web Address: https://www.service.tas.gov.au/

Link Owner: Service Tasmania

Related Links: Births, Deaths, and Marriages (DOJ)

Also in: Consumers, Money & Debt , Discrimination at Work , Finance , Government , Income & Government Assistance

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Office of the Tasmanian Health Complaints Commissioner

Information about the role and complaints handling procedures of the Office of the Health Complaints Commissioner.

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The First Step: The Treating Agency

A consumer’s first point of contact in attempting to resolve a complaint should always be with the authority which provides the service concerned. This applies to both public and private health care providers.

Organisation Address: 166 Macquarie Street, Hobart, TAS, 7000, Australia

Phone: (03) 6223 2500

Web Address: https://www.hobartlegal.org.au/handbook/medical-treatment-and-medical-products/medical-treatment-and-health-products/complaints-processes/the-first-step-the-treating-agency/

Link Owner: Hobart Community Legal Service Inc

Also in: Access to Information , Consumer Law , Discrimination , Health , Health & Ageing

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Health Complaints

Health services that can be investigated include public and private nursing homes, hostels or supported accommodation houses, public or private hospitals, alternative health care providers, and any other person or place providing a health service.   Find out more about health complaints and investigations.

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