Budget 2016–17

Last updated: 
19 February 2021

Australian Government — Budget 2016–17

Portfolio Budget Statements

Portfolio Additional Estimates Statements (PAES)

Information Sheets

Cross-portfolio measures

Department of Health initiatives affecting DVA clients:

  • MBS — new and amended listings
  • MBS — Healthier Medicare removing obsolete services from the MBS
  • MBS — pause indexation
  • MBS — listing of photography with non-mydriatic retinal cameras
  • MBS — Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) of the Breast
  • PBS — new and amended listings
  • Aged care provider funding improving the targeting of the Viability Supplement for regional aged care facilities
  • Aged care provider funding further revisions of the Aged Care Funding Instrument (ACFI)

Additional information on these initiatives is located on the Health page on the Budget website.

Department of Social Services initiatives affecting DVA clients:

  • National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Savings Fund

Additional information on these initiatives is located on the Social Services page on the Budget website.

Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade / Department of Finance initiatives affecting DVA:

  • Trans-Pacific Partnership

Additional information on these initiatives is located on the Cross Portfolio page on the Budget website.