Other Government Resources

The Federal, State and Territory governments provide information for nurses via sites managed by their Departments of Health. These websites promote nursing and provide local information about nursing in the State or Territory. They also provide links to the Chief Nursing and Midwifery Officers in each jurisdiction. The websites and the titles of these advisers are listed below.


National – Department of Health and Aging 


Chief Nurse and Midwifery Officer Victoria – Department of Health


Office of the Chief Nursing Advisor New South Wales – NSW Governement Health 


Office of the Chief Nursing and Midwifery Advisor South Australia – SA Health


Office of the Chief Nurse – Nursing and Midwifery Office Western Australia – Department of Health 


Office of the Chief Nurse and Midwifery Officer Queensland – Queensland Health 


Office of the Chief Nursing Officer Tasmania – Department of Health and Human Services 


Office of the Chief Nursing Officer, Nursing and Midwifery Executive Australian Capital Territory – Department of Health 


Office of the Chief Nurse, Nursing and Midwifery Office Northern Territory – Department of Health