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Ministers

The Hon Michael Keenan MP was the Minister for Human Services from 1 July 2018 to 25 August 2018 and then the Minister for Human Services and Digital Transformation from 26 August 2018 to 28 May 2019.

The Hon Stuart Robert MP was appointed as the Minister for Government Services on 29 May 2019.

As at 30 June 2019, the Minister for Government Services was responsible for administering the following legislation:

  • Australian Hearing Services Act 1991, except the parts administered by the Minister for Health
  • Human Services (Centrelink) Act 1997
  • Human Services (Medicare) Act 1973, except the parts administered by the Minister for Health.

The portfolio Minister for the Social Services portfolio is the Minister for Families and Social Services, Senator the Hon Anne Ruston.