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.

Information and resources

Information to support members to prepare for and work with the NDIS, include:

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

NDIS news

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

Date Comment or Action
 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.
22 January 2018 The NDIA have confirmed that participants are NOT able to claim through their NDIS package and Medicare or private health for the same session.
12 December 2017 WA has signed on to join the national NDIS scheme, with WA-NDIS clients transferring across to the national scheme until July 2018