National Disability Insurance Scheme

The National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) is the statutory agency tasked with implementing the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). Speech Pathology Australia (the Association) supports the aims and objectives of the NDIS. Members can stay up-to-date with the latest news on what is happening in the NDIS or access a range of resources.

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NDIS news

Follow the links below for up to date information...

Date Comment or Action
25 January 2023
New NDIS High Intensity Support Skill Descriptors Released
1 August 2022 Pricing Arrangements changes 2022-2023
10 March 2022 Assistive Technology Changes – NDIS
9 December 2021 Further Information about New Practice Standards- Mealtime Management and Severe Dysphagia
8 December 2021  Request for registered NDIS providers to provider weekly updates of the vaccination status of individuals engaged at your workplace
15 November 2021 Changes to Practice Standards for Dysphagia – NDIS Commission
30 July 2021 Extension for NDIS worker screening checks in Victoria
14 July 2021 Independent Assessments Process Ceased
7 July 2021 New NDIS workforce plan
5 July 2021 New Price Guide Released
22 June 2021 New Information Sheet about the NDIA Independent Assessment scheme
15 June 2021 Update about Independent Assessments for Access to the NDIS and Plan Reviews
9 June 2021 Victorian Disability Worker Registration
8 December 2020 NDIS Worker Screening for Victorian Providers
17 November 2020 New NDIS resources and updates
2 October 2020 Statement regarding the Association’s involvement in the Independent Assessor’s Project
11 September 2020 NDIA has released a new form for use with ECEI clients
1 September 2020 NDIS media statement regarding the Tune Report
30 July 2020 Temporary changes in NDIS funding guidelines – Victoria and NSW
29 June 2020 Finalised supports under the 20/21 price guide
4 June 2020 Changes in the new 20/21 NDIS Price Guide
4 May 2020 Update on the advance payment
1 May 2020 Telepractice requirements for providers
27 April 2020 Purchasing telepractice equipment under NDIS
26 March 2020 NDIS Guidelines for Providers under COVID-19
31 January 2020 New Process for Assistive Technology (AT) Supports
Earlier news items (prior to 1 January 2020) have now been archived. Find earlier NDIS news items.


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Members with queries regarding the NDIS should contact the Association's NDIS/Practice and Clinical Support Advisor.