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:

  • Part 1: Department overview
  • Part 2: Health policy guide
  • Part 3: Health conditions of funding
  • Part 4: Overview and human services policies
  • Part 5: Activity descriptions

The Policy Funding Guide 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 health and human services activities or output areas

Part 5 of the PFG contains detailed information regarding service activities, requirements for each health and 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.

For information about the Department of Education and Training service requirements please contact your department team member.