About Position Statements

We provide position statements on areas of concern for health consumers. For statements older than listed here, please contact us.

27 June 2016
Australian Labor Party
The Australian Labor Party's response to CHF's 2016 Federal election platform. Read more
4 June 2016
Consumers Health Forum
This document outlines CHF's initial appraisal of the recently announced pharmacy reforms and 6CPA. While there are some positive points of difference between last agreement (5CPA) and 6CPA, the current Agreement does not go far enough to drive improvements in terms of greater competition and...Read more
7 January 2016
Consumers Health Forum
Preserving Consumer Choices Without Sacrificing the Principles of Universal Health Care Read more
28 August 2015
Consumers Health Forum
CHF supports the effective, safe and successful entry of biosimilars into the Australian market. This is in the interest of consumers as they will have access to a wider group of therapeutic options. In line with the National Medicines Policy safe and effective medicines should be available to...Read more
13 May 2015
Consumers Health Forum

This is an initial analysis of the Federal Health Budget from the Consumers Health Forum of Australia (CHF). There is further detail in the Budget papers that require further appraisal before CHF takes a view on these aspects. We are preparing a more detailed analysis based on further briefings...Read more