The Disability Discrimination Act 1992 (Cth) (DDA) and the Age Discrimination Act 2004 (Cth) (ADA) ensures that people are not treated unfairly because of their disability or their age respectively. The DDA and the ADA protects people against discrimination in various areas of public life including employment, provision of goods and services, education, and administration of Commonwealth laws and programs. If you would like more information about what might be covered by the DDA or the ADA or you would like to make a complaint of discrimination, you can contact the Australian Human Rights Commission’s National Information Service on:

Phone: 1300 656 419 or 02 9284 9888
Email: infoservice@humanrights.gov.au
Fax: 02 9284 9611
Online: Enquiry form
TTY: 1800 620 241 (toll free)
National Relay Service: 1300 555 727 (Speak and Listen) or www.relayservice.gov.au/
Translating and Interpreting Service: 131 450 or www.tisnational.gov.au/

You can also make a complaint online at www.humanrights.gov.au/complaints/make-complaint