The Government of Western Australia has announced this deferral of Western Australia’s transition to the NDIS to allow providers to focus on critical support issues for people with disability during the COVID-19 recovery period.
Until 1 December, your current state or territory requirements for quality and safeguards will continue to apply. The links at the bottom of this page may be helpful.
- NDIS Commission Introductory Letter – WA providers (7 October 2020)
- NDIS Commission Introductory Letter to existing providers – WA (7 October 2020)
The NDIS Commission Western Australia office will be located at:
Level 1, 200 St Georges Terrace
Perth WA 6000
State Director Western Australia
Samantha Jenkinson has been appointed Western Australia State Director. She brings to the role a wealth of experience in the disability sector, including case management, advocacy, research, and executive roles with the WA and Victorian governments and not-for-profit organisations. She also heavily campaigned for the establishment of the NDIS and participated on expert advisory panels with the NDIA. Samantha leaves the role of Executive Director of People with Disabilities WA to take up this role.
Links for Western Australia
Health and Disability Services Complaints Office (HaDSCO)
National Disability Insurance Agency
See the NDIA’s webpage for information about registering as a provider in WA until 1 December 2020.
Western Australia Department of Communities
Telephone: 08 6167 8997