The National Disability Insurance Scheme - General Information

General Information about the NDIS

The following is a list of resources that provide general information about the National Disability Insurance Scheme including the report from the Productivity Commission Inquiry into Disability Care and support in Australia that was the catalyst for the establishment of the scheme, the legislation, the rules pertaining to the NDIS and the operational guidelines that articulate how it will work in practice. In addition, generic information about the timeframe for the implementation of the scheme and the content of the bi-lateral agreements can be found here.

Productivity Commission

Commonwealth Law/Parliament of Australia

Council of Australian Governments and the National Disability Insurance Agency

Council of Australian Governments

National Disability Insurance Agency

NDIS Quarterly Reports

The NDIA has created a new page on its website where people who are interested can download Quarterly Reports about the progress of the implementation of the NDIS in the launch-sites.

The quarterly reports provide the COAG Disability Reform Council with information (including statistics) about participants in each jurisdiction and the funding or provision of supports by the NDIA in each jurisdiction.

To access the reports, please visit the National Disability Insurance Scheme website

NDIS Upcoming Events and News Page

The NDIS website includes a page with details of upcoming events providing information about various elements of the scheme including webinars that people with an interest in the NDIS can access.

In addition the NDIS website includes a page with various links to newsletters and other publications released by the agency.

The NDIS also has a Twitter feed

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