Joint Standing Committee on the National Disability Insurance Scheme

20 September 2018

© Commonwealth of Australia 2018
ISBN 978-1-76010-840-3

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Committee Membership (PDF 19KB)
Abbreviations (PDF 12KB)
Executive summary (PDF 15KB)
Recommendations (PDF 19KB)
Chapter 1 - Introduction (PDF 74KB)

Referral of inquiry and terms of reference
Conduct of the inquiry
Note on terminology and references
Market stewardship

Chapter 2 - Participant readiness (PDF 141KB)

Adequacy of plans
Plan implementation and engaging providers
Capacity to exercise choice and control

Chapter 3 - Workforce readiness (PDF 149KB)

Workforce needs and shortages
Initiatives to grow the workforce
Barriers to grow the workforce

Chapter 4 - Growing the market and service provider readiness (PDF 120KB)

Disability support market
Provider registration and the establishment of the Quality and Safeguards Commission
Supporting service provider readiness
Transition to a market-based system

Chapter 5 - Market intervention (PDF 120KB)

Pricing of NDIS supports
Thin markets
Provider of last resort

Chapter 6 - Specialist Disability Accommodation (PDF 137KB)

SDA and the NDIS
Barriers to grow the SDA housing stock

Appendix 1 - Submissions and additional information (PDF 21KB)

Additional information
Answers to questions on notice

Appendix 2 - Public hearings and witnesses (PDF 49KB)

Committee Secretariat contact:

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

Phone: (02) 6277 3083
Fax: (02) 6277 5829