Morrison Government continues rollout of the NDIS in face of Coronavirus

The Morrison Government has continued to deliver the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), despite the emergence of the coronavirus, with new data released today showing around 27,500 people with disability joining the NDIS in the first quarter of 2020.

Minister for the National Disability Insurance Scheme, Stuart Robert, said the latest NDIS Quarterly Report highlights the Scheme’s continued support of Australians with disability with $4.3 billion paid for disability supports during the quarter – a 70 per cent increase on the same time last year.

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Topics:
Government, Policy, Legislation, National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)

Author:
Ministers for the Department of Social Services

Source:
Government Media Release

Date published:
Mon 11th May, 2020