NDIS in Tasmania

Availability | Latest Statistics | Local Area Coordination in Tasmania | Early Childhood Early Intervention (ECEI) in Tasmania | Events | More information

Availability

In Tasmania, the NDIS is being introduced by age group. This means that you will be able to enter the Scheme depending on your age.

The NDIS is currently available to eligible people aged between 0 and 49 years.

  • From 1 January 2019, the NDIS will be available for adults, aged 50 to 64

By 1 July 2019, the NDIS will be available to all eligible Tasmanians.

To find out more go to Accessing the NDIS, or visit your nearest NDIS office.

Tasmania statistics as at 30 June 2018

  • 4,416 people in Tasmania benefiting from the NDIS
  • 3,879 participants with an approved plan 
  • 10% growth in the number of participants this quarter

Early Childhood Early Intervention in Tasmania

The Early Childhood Early Intervention (ECEI) approach is available to all children aged 0-6 years with a developmental delay or disability across Tasmania.

An ECEI Coordinator working for one of our Partners in the Community (partners) will be your main contact point for the NDIS and can help you understand and access the most appropriate supports for your child. 

In Tasmania the Partners delivering ECEI services are:

To find your nearest Partner office go to Our Locations page.

Local Area Coordination in Tasmania

For most people a Local Area Coordinator (LAC) working for one of our Partners in the Community (partners) will be your main contact point for the NDIS. 

In Tasmania the partners delivering LAC services are:

To find your nearest Partner office go to Our Locations page.

If you are interested in working as a LAC in Tasmania you can find details about available positions on our Partners websites:

Events

We run regular workshops and open house sessions where you can come and learn about the NDIS and ask us questions.

Go to our Tasmanian events page to book your place at our next session.

More information

Easy English materials about the Tasmanian roll out are available below:

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