Listing of Departmental and Portfolio Agency Consultations Closed in 2011

This section of the website lists past consultations for 2011 held by the Department of Health and portfolio agencies.

Page last updated: 11 February 2015

Past consultations 2011

ConsultationAreaClosing Date
Health Workforce Fund - Discussion Paper on Development of Fund Guidelines - September 2011

The intent of this consultation process is to provide information on the Health Workforce Fund (HWF) and to seek stakeholder comments and input to contribute to the development of Fund Guidelines, with a particular focus on the proposed HWF objectives and priorities.
Health Workforce Division31 Oct 2011
Discussion paper on the Substance Misuse Service Delivery Grants Fund guidelines

The department is interested in receiving feedback about the clarity of the Substance Misuse Service Delivery Grants Fund objectives and priorities.
Mental Health and Drug Treatment Division12 Sep 2011
Rural Health Outreach Fund

The Rural Health Outreach Fund consolidates the activities of five existing programs, and will provide a larger, flexible funding pool for initiatives aimed at improving access to medical specialists, GPs, allied and other health providers in rural, regional and remote areas of Australia.
Primary and Ambulatory Care Division09 Sep 2011
PCEHR System Legislation Issues Paper

The PCEHR System: Legislation Issues Paper outlines the proposed legislative framework to support the establishment and implementation of a national personally controlled electronic health record (PCEHR) system.
Regulatory Policy and Governance Division 11 Aug 2011
PCEHR Concept of Operations Consultation

The Minister for Health and Ageing is inviting submissions on the Draft Concept of Operations – Relating to the introduction of a PCEHR system.
Regulatory Policy and Governance Division07 Jun 2011
Public consultation on plain packaging of tobacco products

Interested parties and individuals are invited to provide written submissions commenting on the exposure draft Tobacco Plain Packaging Bill 2011 and related Consultation Paper, including the proposed plain packaging design.
Drug Strategy Branch 06 Jun 2011
Public consultation of draft National Evidence-Based Antenatal Care Guidelines-first trimester

Interested parties and members of the public are invited to provide submissions commenting on the draft National Evidence-Based Antenatal Care Guidelines – first trimester.
Population Health Programs Branch, Child and Youth Health Section28 June 2011
Review of the Gene Technology Act 2000

The Department invites stakeholders and members of the public to provide written submissions on the review of the Gene Technology Act 2000. Submissions should address the Terms of Reference for the review
Regulatory Policy and Governance Division14 June 2011
Protecting aged care residents’ savings

In April 2010 the Australian Government announced it would increase protections for the over $9 billion of residents’ savings held in aged care accommodation bonds. The Enhanced Prudential Regulation of Accommodation Bonds Consultation Paper discusses the proposed measures and how you can have your say.
Aged CareTuesday 8 March 2011
Discussion Paper - Developing Advanced Health Research Centres in Australia

NHMRC invites comment on a proposal to encourage the development of Advanced health Research Centres through collaboration between universities, Medical Research Institutes and hospitals to support research and research translation.
National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)Saturday 5 March 2011

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