Release of Exposure Draft subordinate legislation Private Health Insurance (Reforms) Amendment Rules 2018

On 13 October 2017, the Australian Government announced a wide ranging package of reforms to private health insurance to make it simpler and more affordable for Australians.

Page last updated: 19 July 2018

On 16 July 2018, Minister for Health, the Hon Greg Hunt MP, invited comments on the exposure draft of the Private Health Insurance (Reforms) Amendment Rules 2018 (the Rules).

The measures contained in the Rules will give effect to elements of the private health insurance reform package, and provide the detailed framework for several reforms announced by the Minister last year.

Supporting material

Fact sheets

Private Health Insurance Reforms - fact sheets

Submitting a response

Interested parties are invited to comment on this consultation.

Any comments will be treated in confidence; they will not be published.

The consultation period is open from 16 July – 3 August 2018.

Please email your response by 5pm Friday 3 August to:

Questions about this process or the Rules should also be emailed to: