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Condensed Consolidating Information - Consolidating balance sheet (Details)

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Condensed Consolidating Information - Consolidating balance sheet (Details) - USD ($)
$ in Millions
Mar. 31, 2016
Sep. 30, 2015
Mar. 31, 2015
Sep. 30, 2014
ASSETS        
Cash and cash equivalents $ 43.2 $ 48.3 $ 43.0 $ 58.0
Trade receivables, net 196.0 187.9    
Unbilled receivables from long-term manufacturing contracts 122.4 144.9    
Inventories 162.1 153.6    
Deferred income taxes 21.5 21.9    
Prepaid expense 24.2 23.8    
Other current assets 18.0 23.7    
Total current assets 587.4 604.1    
Property, plant, and equipment, net 158.5 158.3    
Intangible assets, net 563.9 459.6    
Goodwill 642.6 544.0    
Other assets 38.6 42.1    
Total Assets 1,991.0 1,808.1    
LIABILITIES        
Trade accounts payable 105.6 104.3    
Liabilities from long-term manufacturing contracts and advances 71.9 79.7    
Current portion of long-term debt 12.0 9.4    
Accrued compensation 49.5 62.3    
Deferred income taxes 23.1 25.4    
Other current liabilities 115.4 123.1    
Total current liabilities 377.5 404.2    
Long-term debt 700.0 518.7    
Accrued pension and postretirement healthcare 218.8 218.7    
Deferred income taxes 32.7 29.4    
Other long-term liabilities 28.8 31.3    
Total Liabilities 1,357.8 1,202.3    
Hillenbrand Shareholders’ Equity 620.6 594.1    
Stockholders' Equity Attributable to Parent [Abstract]        
Noncontrolling interests 12.6 11.7    
Total Shareholders’ Equity 633.2 605.8    
Total Liabilities and Equity 1,991.0 1,808.1    
Reportable legal entities | Parent        
ASSETS        
Cash and cash equivalents 0.9 0.3 0.1 0.4
Deferred income taxes 3.0 1.8    
Prepaid expense 2.6 2.8    
Intercompany receivables 0.0 0.0    
Other current assets 0.0 0.6    
Total current assets 6.5 5.5    
Property, plant, and equipment, net 5.5 6.3    
Intangible assets, net 3.3 2.2    
Investment in consolidated subsidiaries 2,218.9 2,082.7    
Other assets 22.5 24.5    
Total Assets 2,256.7 2,121.2    
LIABILITIES        
Trade accounts payable 0.1 0.5    
Current portion of long-term debt 11.3 9.0    
Accrued compensation 2.7 3.9    
Intercompany payables 953.7 979.7    
Other current liabilities 10.1 18.1    
Total current liabilities 977.9 1,011.2    
Long-term debt 654.4 513.1    
Accrued pension and postretirement healthcare 1.1 1.1    
Deferred income taxes 0.0 0.0    
Other long-term liabilities 2.7 1.7    
Total Liabilities 1,636.1 1,527.1    
Hillenbrand Shareholders’ Equity 620.6 594.1    
Stockholders' Equity Attributable to Parent [Abstract]        
Total Shareholders’ Equity 620.6 594.1    
Total Liabilities and Equity 2,256.7 2,121.2    
Reportable legal entities | Guarantors        
ASSETS        
Cash and cash equivalents 6.7 7.1 7.5 10.6
Trade receivables, net 108.3 113.4    
Unbilled receivables from long-term manufacturing contracts 8.3 13.5    
Inventories 73.3 69.0    
Deferred income taxes 15.8 15.7    
Prepaid expense 9.4 6.5    
Intercompany receivables 907.5 921.8    
Other current assets 2.0 1.9    
Total current assets 1,131.3 1,148.9    
Property, plant, and equipment, net 67.2 66.2    
Intangible assets, net 229.1 175.6    
Goodwill 271.8 211.7    
Investment in consolidated subsidiaries 842.7 836.1    
Other assets 28.0 31.0    
Total Assets 2,570.1 2,469.5    
LIABILITIES        
Trade accounts payable 19.5 22.7    
Liabilities from long-term manufacturing contracts and advances 11.0 13.5    
Accrued compensation 15.3 23.0    
Deferred income taxes   0.0    
Intercompany payables 3.8 4.8    
Other current liabilities 42.9 46.0    
Total current liabilities 92.5 110.0    
Accrued pension and postretirement healthcare 120.3 119.8    
Deferred income taxes 17.4 17.0    
Other long-term liabilities 17.7 20.4    
Total Liabilities 247.9 267.2    
Hillenbrand Shareholders’ Equity 2,322.2 2,202.3    
Stockholders' Equity Attributable to Parent [Abstract]        
Total Shareholders’ Equity 2,322.2 2,202.3    
Total Liabilities and Equity 2,570.1 2,469.5    
Reportable legal entities | Non-Guarantors        
ASSETS        
Cash and cash equivalents 35.6 40.9 $ 35.4 $ 47.0
Trade receivables, net 87.7 74.5    
Unbilled receivables from long-term manufacturing contracts 114.1 131.4    
Inventories 91.2 87.1    
Deferred income taxes 2.7 4.4    
Prepaid expense 12.2 14.5    
Intercompany receivables 47.6 60.2    
Other current assets 15.6 20.8    
Total current assets 406.7 433.8    
Property, plant, and equipment, net 85.8 85.8    
Intangible assets, net 331.5 281.8    
Goodwill 370.8 332.3    
Other assets 1.0 0.9    
Total Assets 1,195.8 1,134.6    
LIABILITIES        
Trade accounts payable 85.5 81.3    
Liabilities from long-term manufacturing contracts and advances 60.9 66.2    
Current portion of long-term debt 0.7 0.4    
Accrued compensation 31.5 35.4    
Deferred income taxes 23.1 25.4    
Other current liabilities 62.0 58.6    
Total current liabilities 263.7 267.3    
Long-term debt 45.6 5.6    
Accrued pension and postretirement healthcare 97.4 97.8    
Deferred income taxes 28.7 26.5    
Other long-term liabilities 8.4 9.2    
Total Liabilities 443.8 406.4    
Hillenbrand Shareholders’ Equity 739.4 716.5    
Stockholders' Equity Attributable to Parent [Abstract]        
Noncontrolling interests 12.6 11.7    
Total Shareholders’ Equity 752.0 728.2    
Total Liabilities and Equity 1,195.8 1,134.6    
Consolidation, Eliminations [Member]        
ASSETS        
Inventories (2.4) (2.5)    
Intercompany receivables (955.1) (982.0)    
Other current assets 0.4 0.4    
Total current assets (957.1) (984.1)    
Investment in consolidated subsidiaries (3,061.6) (2,918.8)    
Other assets (12.9) (14.3)    
Total Assets (4,031.6) (3,917.2)    
LIABILITIES        
Trade accounts payable 0.5 (0.2)    
Intercompany payables (957.5) (984.5)    
Other current liabilities 0.4 0.4    
Total current liabilities (956.6) (984.3)    
Deferred income taxes (13.4) (14.1)    
Other long-term liabilities 0.0      
Total Liabilities (970.0) (998.4)    
Hillenbrand Shareholders’ Equity (3,061.6) (2,918.8)    
Stockholders' Equity Attributable to Parent [Abstract]        
Total Shareholders’ Equity (3,061.6) (2,918.8)    
Total Liabilities and Equity $ (4,031.6) $ (3,917.2)