Past Public Hearings

08 Nov 2017: Melbourne, VIC
04 Oct 2017: Hobart, TAS
27 Sep 2017: North Adelaide, SA


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)


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

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General issues around the implementation and performance of the NDIS


The committee welcomes submissions and information from participants, their carers and family members, as well as service providers and registered plan management providers on the implementation and operation of the NDIS. The committee wants to understand the process that people with disability go through to become Scheme participants, and how they have received and used their package of supports. The committee is also interested to know how service providers are finding the transition to the new Scheme.

Public hearings

The committee will be undertaking public hearings in the following locations to examine the general operation of the NDIS. If you are interested in speaking to the committee at a hearing, please complete a Registration Form and return it to the secretariat by email to or by fax to 02 6277 5829 before the hearing.

Date Location Time
21 September 2017 Novotel Darwin Atrium, Darwin 1.30pm – 3.30pm
26 September 2017 Queensland Parliament, Brisbane 1.30pm – 3.30pm
27 September 2017 Stamford Plaza, Adelaide 2.00pm – 4.00pm
4 October 2017 Function and Conference Centre, Hobart 11.00am – 1.00pm
 8 November 2017  Marriott Hotel, Melbourne  1.00pm - 3.30pm

Download registration form (Word) (PDF)

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