Fees for Services

Department of Veterans AffairsApproved provider for Social Work (General) to the Veterans community. Fees as per DVA/Medicare fee structure (Provider No. 9875071w)

Medicare – Medicare Provider for – 3 Social Work counselling sessions (bulk billed) Non-Directive Peri-Natal counselling. Women in the peri-natal stages of pregnancy provision of counselling, to review options, planning, mental health, issues regarding family/planning, conflict, payments etc.

Contract rate for Social Work Services to Government funded Community Service Providers:

  • per consultation $100 + 10% GST

(Including travel costs)


  • Individual Counselling                   $85 + 10% GST

(per session approx. 1 hour)

– Clinic consultations or home visits

(Home visits can incur a mileage cost over 15 km)

  • No Medicare rebate is available for private counselling/advice, however Pensioners/Healthcare card holders receive a discount on this rate.


  • *Assessment/Reports/Consultancy $195 per hour (incl GST)
  • Aged Care Advice/Advocacy/referral $240 per consultation

*AASW recommended fee

  • Relaxation sessions/therapy strategies for stress relief/pain relief/anxiety.

Group:         $25 per session – 4 sessions $95.00

Individual:    $30 per session (ex GST)

External presentations of sessions to larger groups available – cost provided on application.   .

For private fees: Full payment of fees is required at the time of, or prior to, appointment. Payments by cash, eftpos, or bank transfer.