Second progress report

Progress report on the implementation and administration of the National Disability Insurance Scheme

12 November 2015

© Commonwealth of Australia 2015
ISBN 978-1-76010-295-1

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Committee Chair (PDF 25KB)
Chapter 1 - Introduction (PDF 56KB)

Structure of this report
The committee's focus
The committee's activities

Chapter Two - Trial sites (PDF 382KB)

Highlights of the trial sites
The planned roll-out
Table 2.1: Planned NDIS roll-out
Progress in the trial sites
Table 2.2: Key statistics of all NDIS trial sites – as of 30 June 2015
Table 2.3. NDIA – Participant plans by primary disability support category
Table 2.4. My Way – Participant plans by primary disability support category
Figure 2.1: Distribution of annualised support costs
Trial sites commenced 1 July 2014
Table 2.6: Key statistics of the new trial sites (after 1 year)
Table 2.7: WA NDIS My Way estimated participant population
Table 2.8: Key statistics of the new trial sites (after 1 year)
Table 2.9: 2014-15 My Way participation figures and associated data
Table 2.10: Key statistics of the new trial sites (after 1 year)
Table 2.11 Northern Territory NDIS bilateral agreement participant numbers
Table 2.12 Cost of Northern Territory NDIS supports
Committee view

Chapter 3 - Participants and planning (PDF 174KB)

The planning process
Table 3.1: Trends in plan management
Table 3.2: WA NDIS My Way trends in plan management
Local Area Coordination (LAC)
Committee view

Chapter 4 - Provider issues (PDF 201KB)

Table 4.1: Current NDIS service provider characteristics and market profile
Sector readiness – strategic direction
Sector Development Fund
Table 4.2: Sector development funds to states and territories
Transition assistance for existing providers
Indicators and approaches to ensure supply of supports in critical areas
Developing effective pricing
Committee view

Chapter 5 - Conclusions (PDF 80KB)

Governance and strategic directions
Systemic issues
Committee conclusion

Appendix 1 - Public Hearings (PDF 32KB)
Appendix 2 - Correspondence, submissions and answers to questions on notice received since 29 July 2014 (PDF 30KB)