What is NDIS / WA-NDIS ?

The NDIS (National Disability Insurance Scheme) is the new health care program providing support to Australians with disabilities, their families and carers.

Who is eligible?

To become an NDIS / WA-NDIS participant you must:

  • Have a permanent impairment that significantly affects your ability to take part in everyday activities, or have a developmental delay;
  • Be aged less than 65 when your first apply to enter the NDIS and meet additional age requirements;
  • Live in Australia in an NDIS area on a specified date;
  • Be an Australian citizen or hold a permanent visa or a protected special category visa.