Latest social security News

Reforms to boost productivity and private investment would help secure stronger growth, more high-quality jobs and increased living standards in Egypt: OECD
When the ends won’t meet – new research on the financial crisis impacting lower income families
Australia commences new social security agreement with Serbia
Compassion for our neighbours is in our DNA as Australians
Financial incentives to bring lawyers to bush
Skills in Demand visa a ‘triple-win’ for workers, business and Australia
From long-term benefits to entrepreneurial success
We’re on track to eliminate hepatitis C, but stigma remains and reinfection is a risk
Proving age is no barrier: social worker earns PhD at 90
Indexation delivers extra support to more than 936,000 Australians
FINAL REPORT TABLED: Rebuilding the employment services system
Condolence motion for Bill Hayden, House of Representatives, Parliament House, Canberra
Access to justice requires major boost to legal assistance service funding
Government can Improve Retirement Outcomes by $16 Billion with Product Modernisation Framework
Robodebt Response: Concrete major changes needed to transform the way government treats people on low incomes
The Greens call on Labor to learn the lessons of Robodebt and halt debt recovery
Australian strategic fleet a step closer to implementation with key report delivered by Federal Labor Government
John and Maud Kelly reunited at Mater
Bill Hayden – State Funeral
Keeper Security Issues Holiday Warning Against Phishing Attacks
Homelessness can be fixed within a decade
New measuring tool tracks food security over time
Services Australia scores ‘F’ in its annual report
Low-income taxpayer clinic helps farmworkers access tax justice
Statement on passing of Bill Hayden
Vale Bill Hayden
Strengthening incentives to work for pensioners and income support recipients
Temporal change in risk tolerance around payday
Greens in solidarity with Services Australia workers; call for urgent action from Labor
Welfare supporters better informed than sceptics, study suggests
Sharp jump in wealth inequality over last 20 years: report
Sharp jump in wealth inequality over last 20 years
Working Future – White Paper on jobs and opportunities
Assessing Generational Change to Reduce Dementia Impact
Increase to social security payments grossly inadequate
Many migrants wait hours after a heart attack to seek help. Here’s what needs to change
Millions of Australians set to receive boost to their payments
Researchers prefer same-gender co-authors, UW study shows
Housing crisis missing from intergenerational report
ALP Conference backs Jobseeker policy to lift people out of poverty as unemployment increases
Labor voters in battleground seats want Jobseeker boost: new polling
Experts of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination Commend Uruguay on High-Quality Delegation, Ask about the Situation of People of…
Labor’s Safety Net Bill is parachute with holes
Treaties Committee recommends ratification of Timor-Leste Defence and Serbia Social Security Agreements
Researchers prefer same-gender co-authors, study confirms
Strengthening the Safety Net Bill a step in the right direction
Easing cost of living pressures for around two million Australians