State and territory arrangements for persons seeking to work on an NDIS Worker Check application that has not been determined

In certain circumstances a registered NDIS provider may allow a worker to begin working in a risk assessed role once they have submitted an application for an NDIS Worker Screening Check, provided the worker is ‘in the process of obtaining a clearance’ as defined by the National Disability Insurance Scheme (Practice Standards—Worker Screening) Rules 2018.

This table sets out the relevant arrangements in each state and territory for workers who have submitted an application for an NDIS Worker Screening Check.