General issues around the implementation and performance of the NDIS

About this inquiry

The objective of the committee’s inquiry into General issues around the implementation and performance of the NDIS is to identify broad systemic issues relating to the implementation and operation of the Scheme. After 30 June each year, the committee reports to Parliament on issues that have arisen during the reporting period and offers recommendations intended to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the Scheme.  

Submissions

The committee seeks information about the implementation and performance of the NDIS. In particular, the committee invites submissions and information from participants, their carers and family members, service providers, and representative providers.

The committee’s inquiry into General issues relating to the implementation and performance of the NDIS (General Issues inquiry) is an ongoing inquiry. The committee tables a report for the inquiry after 30 June each year. Submissions to the inquiry may be made at any time.

The committee tabled its first report for the General Issues inquiry for the 46th Parliament in December 2020. The report considered evidence received before 31 October 2020.

The committee will table its next report for the inquiry after 30 June 2021.

Individual cases

Submissions outlining details of individual cases or complaints may assist the committee in identifying broader systemic issues for investigation. However, the committee is not in a position to provide advice on individual circumstances, nor is it able to overturn or remake decisions made by the National Disability Insurance Agency. People with concerns about these matters should contact the National Disability Insurance Agency directly.

Committee Secretariat contact:

Joint Standing Committee on the National Disability Insurance Scheme
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3083
Fax: +61 2 6277 5829
ndis.sen@aph.gov.au

Past Public Hearings

28 Jun 2021: Caloundra
17 Nov 2020: via videoconference and teleconference
13 Oct 2020: via teleconference

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Inquiry Status

Accepting Submissions

How to make a submission

The committee invites individuals and organisations to send in their opinions and proposals in writing (submissions)

Accessibility

If you require any special arrangements to enable you to participate in the Committee's inquiry, please contact the Committee Secretariat.

Further information regarding accessibility can be found at www.aph.gov.au/Help/Accessibility