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SDA Update and Overview Resource

NDS has released an overview for SDA Providers of the complex regulatory environment and invites members to join an online SDA reference group.
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NDS calls for delay of Portable Long Service Scheme for community services sector

In its submission to government, NDS argues that the continuing confusion around the Portable Long Service Scheme means a delay is necessary.
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Portable Long Service Scheme to cover all disability services

Draft regulations for the scheme, which originally excluded NDIS-funded activity, include all disability services from 1 January 2020.

NSW set to gain with the NDIS

Economic Benefits


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  • Get the latest statistics on labour force participation of people with disability who will be NDIS participants and their carers
  • Find out the impact this will have on NSW Gross State Product (GSP) when the NDIS is fully implemented
  • Gain an understanding of the impact of people with disability achieving their work intentions through NDIS support
  • Find out the work intentions of carers as measured by the ABS Survey of Disability Ageing and Carers (SDAC)

Today National Disability Services and Every Australian Counts have released a paper showing the potential scale of the economic benefits the NDIS will bring to NSW. New economic modelling forecasts the impact the NDIS will have on NSW Gross State Product when fully implemented and details the potential for increased labour force participation of people with disability and their carers.

In NSW the NDIS will:

Read the article on the report from today's Sydney Morning Herald - NDIS will pay for itself: new analysis forecasts huge jobs growth

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