Australian Capital Territory

Map of Australia with Australian Capital Territory highlightedFrom 1 July 2019, the NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission started managing quality and safeguards in the Australian Capital Territory.

State Director NSW and ACT

Christine Regan has worked at the NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission since it commenced in July 2018. Her current role is State Director NSW and ACT. Previously, Christine spent over four years at the NSW Ombudsman’s Office on the Rights Project for People with Disability and as a senior investigator within the Complaints Team. For 16 years, Christine worked as a Senior Policy Officer for the NSW Council of Social Service NCOSS in the areas of disability and ageing, where she also convened consultative groups of people with disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and older people. Christine has served on the Anti-Discrimination Board of NSW and on the executive Boards of the NSW Council for Intellectual Disability and the National Council on Intellectual Disability (now Inclusion Australia). Christine is the proud mother of three adult children. Importantly in her career, Christine credits her daughter Erin, who has Down syndrome, as her motivator and her educator.

Past provider information sessions

In April and June 2019, the NDIS Commission held introductory information sessions in the Australian Capital Territory. For those who could not attend the information sessions in person, the NDIS Commission held a webinar.  

Watch the video recording of the June 2019 webinar

Provider Information Sessions 2019: Q&A Compendium

View the June 2019 introductory information session presentation slides

Watch the video recording of the April 2019 Canberra introductory information session

View the April 2019 introductory information session presentation slides

Provider Information Sessions 2019: Behaviour Support Q&A Compendium

More information

Links for Australian Capital Territory

ACT Human Rights Commission

Telephone: 02 6205 2222
Email: human.rights@act.gov.au
Website: hrc.act.gov.au

Australian Capital Territory Office of Fair Trading

Telephone: 13 22 81 – Access Canberra
Website: accesscanberra.act.gov.au

Commonwealth Ombudsman

Telephone: 1300 362 072
Email: ombudsman@ombudsman.gov.au
Website: ombudsman.gov.au

Quality, Complaints and Regulation – Community Services Directorate

Telephone: 02 6207 5474
Email: Quality@act.gov.au
Website: communityservices.act.gov.au/quality-complaints-and-regulation/ndis-safeguards