Hearing Services Program Improvements Consultation - Stakeholders

Closed 2 Apr 2024

Opened 20 Feb 2024


The Department of Health and Aged Care manages the Australian Government Hearing Services Program. The program provides subsidised high-quality hearing services and devices to eligible Australians

The program has been delivered for over 20 years and we are currently reviewing ways that the program can be improved, to make it better for clients and simpler for providers.

This consultation consists of 54 questions and will take around 30 minutes to complete. Before completing the survey, please ensure you review the related documents below:

  • summary of proposed changes
  • proposed service items and standards.

A survey for program clients has also been developed.

What happens next

Your feedback will be taken into account as part of broader consultation on the Hearing Services Program. 


  • Commonwealth agencies
  • Health professionals
  • Community groups
  • Businesses
  • Contracted Service Providers


  • Hearing