NDIS in New South Wales
The first stage of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) in New South Wales began in the Hunter area on 1 July 2013. From 1 July 2015 the NDIS started in the Nepean Blue Mountains area for children and young people under 18 years of age.
From 1 July 2016 the NDIS will begin to be available across other areas of New South Wales.
First NDIS Roll Out Plan Announced
News just in: Both the New South Wales and Victorian Premiers have just joined the Prime Minister to release their NDIS roll out plans!
You can now find out when the NDIS is coming to you.
This is a significant milestone on the road to the full roll out of the NDIS across all of Australia.
Thanks to all of you who have campaigned for so long for a better deal for people with disability – we have achieved so much together.
And congratulations to the NSW, Victorian and Federal governments for seeing it through.
NSW Minister for Disability, John Ajaka has created a special message of thanks for Every Australian Counts supporters. You can watch it here.
John Della Bosca
for the Every Australian Counts team