Policy and Funding Guidelines

Information about the Department of Health and Human Services policy and funding guidelines which detail the parameters that funded organisations are expected to work within.

What are the Policy and Funding Guidelines?

The Department of Health and Human Services Policy and Funding Guidelines (PFG) consists of three volumes:

  • Volume 1: Departmental overview
  • Volume 2: Health Operations 2017-18
  • Volume 3: Human Services Policy and Funding Plan 2015-19

Volume three is listed as an applicable departmental policy in Schedule 1 of the Service Agreement form of the Common Funding Agreement.

To download the Policy and Funding Guidelines, visit the Department of Health and Human Services Policy and Funding Plans.

Search for human services activities or output areas

Volume three of the PFG contains detailed information regarding service activities, service standards and guidelines, targets, performance measures and data collection requirements for each human services activity.

Search for activity related information by number or title.

Further information

If you require further information about the PFG, please email the Service Agreement Policy unit at sapolicy@dhhs.vic.gov.au.

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