This page provides information for drug treatment agencies, state and territory health departments and those involved in collecting and transmitting data for the Alcohol and Other Drug Treatment Services National Minimum Data Set (AODTS NMDS).

See links below for further information on agencies funded by the Australian Government Department of Health’s Drug and Alcohol Program (DAP).

When do I submit my data?

The timetable for data submissions for the 2017–18 collection is below. Final submissions are due in November 2018.

Timetable for data submissions for the 2017–18 collection
2018 Who What
August AIHW 2017–18 Validata tool available
October DAP and solely funded PHN agencies Submit 2017–18 data to the AIHW
November Jurisdictions Submit clean 2017–18 data through the Validata tool
December Jurisdictions / DAP / solely funded PHN agencies Sign off final 2017–18 data

Data collection and submission documentation

Contact for further information

All enquiries email [email protected].