National Disability Insurance Scheme

The NDIS is a national approach to providing individualised support and services for people with a disability, their families and carers to achieve their goals and aspirations. Read more about Victoriaís role in the NDIS on the Victorian Governmentís website at www.ndis.vic.gov.au. To find out more about the NDIS, including eligibility, visit the NDIS website at www.ndis.gov.au/vic or call 1800 800 110.

Latest News and Events

  • NDIS roll out commences in Victoria

    NDIS logo Friday 01 July 2016

    From 1 July, the National Disability Insurance Scheme will become available in North East Melbourne Area (NEMA) for the first time, as the NDIS starts to roll out across Victoria.

  • Supporting the transition to NDIS

    NDIS logo Tuesday 28 June 2016

    The Victorian Government has announced that 16 organisations will share in $10 million in funding to deliver NDIS readiness activities where they are needed most.

  • New Auslan video remote interpreting service

    Friday 04 December 2015

    On 18 November 2015, the Minister for Housing, Disability and Ageing Martin Foley MP joined representatives from VicDeaf to launch the departmentís new Australian Sign Language (Auslan) Video Remote Interpreting service.

  • Historic NDIS agreement signed to help people with a disability

    Image of Minister Martin Foley with people at the MCG to mark the historic signing of the NDIS bilateral agreement in Victoria. Wednesday 16 September 2015

    The Victorian and Commonwealth Governments have signed a historic bilateral agreement outlining the roll out of the National Disability Insurance Scheme in Victoria over the next three years.

  • Have your say on NDIS quality and safeguards

    NDIS Have your say logo Monday 16 March 2015

    The Commonwealth and state and territory governments are working together to develop a new national quality and safeguarding framework for the NDIS.

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About the NDIS

The National Disability Insurance Scheme is a national approach to providing individualised support and services for people with a disability, their families and carers to achieve their goals and aspirations.

The roll out of the NDIS in Victoria

The NDIS will be rolled out progressively in Victoria over a three year period from July 2016 and will affect people currently receiving disability support, some people who are receiving Home and Community Care Services (under the age of 65) and Mental Health Community Support Services (MHCSS).

Information for people with a disability and providers

This page provides people with a disability, their families and carers with links to additional information and materials about the NDIS and how it will affect them.

NDIS videos and stories

This page includes videos stories of people with a disability, their families and carers who share their experience the NDIS.

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