Our agency is committed to promoting and supporting excellence in the delivery of human services to Queenslanders. Its stated purpose is to strengthen and protect the well-being of Queenslanders, particularly those who are vulnerable and most in need.
Information about the department's structure, regional boundaries, and our commitments, goals and priorities.
Information about Michael Hogan, Director-General for the department.
A list of key legislation that the department is responsible for administering (or jointly administering).
The Right to Information is the Queensland Government's approach to giving the community greater access to information.
Information about the current and previous State Budgets.
The annual report provides an account of the operational and financial performance of the department. It also provides an analysis of the department's performance against the strategies in the Strategic Plan and enables the Ministers and Parliament to assess the efficiency, effectiveness and economy of the department.
Information about the local government areas included in each of the department’s seven regions.
Information about the department's corporate publications.
The Community Services Information System (COMSIS) has been developed and released to the sector as part of the Department of Communities' commitment to the Queensland Compact.
Information about a career with the department including career options, salary, leave entitlements, study assistance, superannuation and other flexible and rewarding employment conditions.
Funding available, service improvement measures, approved service providers, service agreements, non-government access to interpreting service.
Throughout the year, the department organises and sponsors a range of events as well as supports community events that promote positive outcomes for the community.
The role, membership and priority areas of the councils such as Multicultural Community Ministerial Advisory Committee; Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Advisory Council; Queensland Disability Advisory Council and Housing Reference Group.
The department is committed to providing a high level of service to its clients and respects the rights of individuals to provide feedback on the department's actions, services or products.