New data has revealed how the NDIS continued to support more Australians during 2020—a year full of unprecedented challenges from the devastating bushfires in January through to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Minister for the National Disability Insurance Scheme, the Hon Stuart Robert MP, released the Quarterly Report to disability ministers Q2 2020-21 today. This Quarterly Report is a summary of the Scheme’s performance from 1 October 2020 to 31 December 2020.
If your plan reaches its end date and your new plan hasn’t been finalised yet, your current plan will be automatically extended for up to 12 months. Your current funding will automatically continue for up to 12 months, or until your new plan can be finalised.
Please be advised of an upcoming outage to the participant and provider myplace portals. These systems will not be available during the outage period.
You may notice a short service disruption at some point between 8.00pm on 9 February to 4.00am on 10 February 2021, Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT). If your session is impacted, please wait 5 minutes and try again.
The NDIA has made two changes to the second independent assessment pilot: participant reimbursement and new assessor organisations added.