Department of Child Safety, Youth and Women

Investment specifications

Investment specifications describe the intent of investment, the service users and associated issues, service delivery types, and requirements for services to be delivered with departmental investment.

The investment specifications are used in conjunction with the streamlined service agreements and provide detail on specific requirements to be included in the agreements.

  1. Child Protection (Support Services) (PDF, 365 KB) Child Protection (Support Services) (DOCX, 553 KB)
  2. Child Protection (Placement Services) (PDF, 559 KB) Child Protection (Placement Services) (DOCX, 742 KB)
  3. Families (PDF, 2.1 MB) Families (DOCX, 768 KB)
  4. Domestic and Family Violence (PDF, 1.8 MB) Domestic and Family Violence (DOCX, 225 KB)
  5. Individuals (PDF, 1.3 MB) Individuals (DOCX, 174 KB)
  6. Young people (PDF, 843 KB) Young people (DOC, 620 KB) Young people (DOCX, 451 KB)
  7. Older people (PDF, 799 KB) Older people (DOCX, 131 KB)
  8. Community (PDF, 1 MB) Community (DOCX, 147 KB)
  9. Service System Support and Development (PDF, 907 KB) Service System Support and Development (DOC, 1.1 MB)

Archived versions

Previous versions of the Investment Specifications can be found on the archive page.

Providing Feedback

The investment specifications will be regularly reviewed and updated. Feedback can be provided at any time to the department which will be collected in a register and used for consideration in the next cycle of review.

Please provide feedback via email to

The Outputs and performance measures catalogue (XLSX, 67 KB) Outputs and performance measures catalogue (CSV, 23 KB) (Version 2, 1 April 2018) includes outputs, counting rules and examples for reporting on outputs. It also includes outcome measures, throughputs, demographic data and other measures. Counting rules and examples for these measures are also in the catalogue.

Is your feedback

Please submit your comments on the department's Compliments and Complaints section.

Please submit your comments on the Queensland Government website Contacts form.