The agreement (called a bilateral agreement) has been signed by the Western Australian State government and the federal government about how the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) will be delivered in WA. From 1 July 2017, NDIS will be administered by the State government.
For more information on this decision, please visit our blog “National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) and Western Australia”
The agreement sets out the expected dates that the WA run NDIS will be operational:
- 1 July 2017: The Kimberley-Pilbara area, the remaining South Metro region and the Perth Hills;
- 1 July 2018: Goldfields Esperance, North Metro and remaining Wheatbelt, South West and Central South Metro and;
- 1 July 2019: Midwest Gascoyne, Great Southern, Central North Metro and South East Metro.
To view the bilateral agreement and roll out map, please visit – http://www.disability.wa.gov.au/wa-ndis/wa-ndis/
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