National Disability Insurance Scheme

The National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) is the statutory agency tasked to implement the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). Speech Pathology Australia (the Association) is support of 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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National Quality and Safeguarding Framework (NQSF)

NDIS news

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

Date Comment or Action
 26 September Disability Related Health Supports in the NDIS
 15 August NDIS Update: Interim measures for ECEI pathways
 26 July NDIA advice regarding applications for low cost AT
 24 July Interim measures for new Early Childhood plans under the NDIS
 5 July New Worker Orientation Module
 1 July Update on funding of oral eating and drinking mealtime care plans and supports for people with dysphagia
 26 June Changes to the Pricing Guide from 1 July 2019
 30 March Minister clarifies issues relating to NDIS therapy support pricing
 27 March 2019 New grants announced for NDIS providers
 25 February 2019 Deadlines for potential providers in ACT, TAS and VIC
 18 December 2018 Update on improvements to NDIS AT process
 14 December 2018 Australian Government supports NDIS funding for dysphagia and mealtime supports
 9 November 2018 Update: Processes for provision of AAC AT
 18 October 2018 Update: Registration under the NDIS Quality and Safeguarding Framework
 18 October 2019 Update on the provision of mealtime supports under NDIS
 9 August 2018 Access to the NDIS with an ASD diagnosis
 20 July 2018 Questions about National Disability Insurance Scheme Price Guide for 2018
 25 June 2018 NDIS Pricing Guide Summary update
 15 June 2018 Statement from the Chief Executive Officer: Regarding NDIS Market Inquiry
 21 May 2018 National Quality and Safeguarding Commission release NDIS Registration and Practice Standards Rules
 15 May 2018 CEO update to members, re: mealtime supports under NDIS
 4 May 2018 Fact sheet has been released for NSW and SA providers re NQSF
 17 April 2018 NDIS Pricing Guide update re: cancellations
 10 April 2018 NDIS Provider Toolkit has been updated re: students
23 March 2018 NDIS Independent Pricing Review: CEO update to members
23 March 2018 Update on the NDIS National Quality and Safeguarding framework (NQSF)
16 March 2018 The NDIS Independent Pricing Review
9 March 2018 Update: Provision of speech pathology supports for mealtimes
13 February 2018 The FAQ section of the provider toolkit has been updated.


National Quality and Safeguarding Framework (NQSF)




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