Welcome to the Indigenous Closing the gap web resource - for people interested in finding out more about the Closing the gap commitments of the Council of Australian Governments (COAG).
Information about the National partnership agreements (made between the Commonwealth of Australia and the states and territories) in this Closing the gap section is currently being updated. Please see the Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs (FaHCSIA) web page for agreements applicable from 2012: Closing the gap: National Partnership Agreements
Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet does not provide any information on the Closing the gap PBS Co-payment measure. For information regarding the Medicare payments, please contact Medicare on (02) 6289 2409. There is an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander free-call telephone service available on 1800 556 955; and to locate a PIP Indigenous health incentive participating general practice (GP), please call 1800 222 032. Information on Indigenous services can also be found on:
Website: http://www.medicareaustralia.gov.au/public/services/indigenous/index.jsp or