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”
http://www.midlas.org.au/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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