The Department of Communities website presence is moving to the whole-of-government platform.

The move will bring together content from legacy websites of Communities’ former agencies. These include Disability Services, Child Protection and Family Support, Housing and relevant content from the Department of Local Government and Communities. Content will be migrated in a phased approach over the next 12 months.


Screenshot of homepage.

Image: Screenshot of the homepage. has been designed to improve the user experience by simplifying how people search for and find government information and services.

It is also designed to be accessible to as many people as possible. This includes people with disability, people who can’t use or struggle with digital services, people using alternative online technologies such as mobile devices, and people living in locations with poor internet connection.

Communities is one of several government agencies that have decided to move to the platform.