Health Workforce Australia transition to the Department of Health

Page last updated: 21 June 2016

In the 2014 Budget the Australian Government announced the closure of Health Workforce Australia (HWA), HWA closed on 6 August 2014 and the essential functions were transferred to the Department of Health (DoH).

The HWA website has been archived in Pandora – an archiving website managed by the National Library of Australia. The site’s web content, publications and other resources can be accessed via Pandora.

Direct links to popular HWA publications stored in Pandora below:

DoH data tabulation tool, previously the HWA data tabulation tool.


For additional information contact DoH via