Date: 10 May 2023
The Federal Budget for the 2023-24 financial year was released on Tuesday 10 May. This additional budget outlines the new Federal Government’s priorities for 2023-24 and beyond.
The primary focus of this budget was on cost-of-living relief, including broad measures across health, social welfare, housing and the energy sector. Within health, there was significant emphasis on improving access to primary healthcare and reducing out-of-pocket costs for patients.
An overview of the budget has been prepared for RACGP members.