In pursuing our vision, we draw on our independence and our expertise in health and welfare to strive for excellence in all we do. We also uphold the APS values.
Impartial: We are apolitical and provide the Government with advice that is frank, honest, timely and based on the best available evidence.
Committed to service: We are professional, objective, innovative and efficient, and work collaboratively to achieve the best results for the Australian community and the Government.
Accountable: We are open and accountable to the Australian community under the law and within the framework of Ministerial responsibility.
Respectful: We respect all people, including their rights and their heritage.
Ethical: We demonstrate leadership, are trustworthy, and act with integrity, in all that we do.