Funding declarations under the Community Services Act
- the type of product or service being provided with the funding
- the importance of the product or service to meeting the needs of an individual, group or community
- the characteristics and vulnerability of users of the product or service
- the amount of funding being provided.
Actions for funded organisations
2021 funding declaration
2016 funding declaration
On 3 November 2016, the Minister for Housing and Public Works signed the Department of Housing and Public Works Funding Declaration 2016 (PDF, 19KB).
The Community Services Act applies to funding under the Dignity First Fund initiative.
The 2014 funding declaration continues to apply to service types outlined in the Guidelines for specialist homelessness services.
2014 funding declaration
On 17 November 2014, the former Minister for Housing and Public Works, made the Department of Housing and Public Works Funding Declaration 2014 (PDF, 34KB).
This declaration applies the Community Services Act to all homelessness funding for service types outlined in the Guidelines for specialist homelessness services.
Service agreements with the department continue and don’t need to change as a result of the declaration.
- Last updated:
- 9 September 2021