What is not mentioned in the justification behind the underspend is that many participants have money in their plans they haven’t been able to spend, which is then repurposed across the scheme.
This is because the new national disability markets, from which NDIS participants purchase services and supports, are still developing. Participants may have the money, but there are no services to buy.Read the full story... (off-site)
- National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)
- Gemma Carey
- Policy Forum
- Date published:
- Thu 9th May, 2019