Intergovernmental Agreement on the National Disability Insurance Scheme Launch

7 December 2012

On 7 December 2012, COAG reaffirmed its ongoing commitment to a National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) by signing an Intergovernmental Agreement for the NDIS Launch. New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia, Tasmania and the Australian Capital Territory signed bilateral agreements with the Commonwealth which confirm the operational and funding details for the roll-out of the NDIS in each launch site.

May 2013

In preparation for launch in July 2013, details on the planned intake of participants and the balance of cash and in-kind contributions to the scheme during launch were agreed bilaterally between the Commonwealth and New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia and Tasmania. These details form appendices to the bilateral agreements with each of these jurisdictions. A further appendix was also agreed with Victoria outlining workforce arrangements for the DisabilityCare Australia Launch Transition Agency in the Barwon region. Agreement was reached to commence trials of the NDIS in the Western Australia, the Australian Capital Territory and the Northern Territory in July 2014.

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File Intergovernmental Agreement for the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Launch - DOCX78.72 KB
PDF icon Intergovernmental Agreement for the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Launch - PDF3.98 MB
PDF icon IGA on NDIS Launch Annex on Continuity of Support - PDF180.17 KB
PDF icon IGA on NDIS Launch on Annex Integrated NDIS Performance Reporting Framework - PDF488.04 KB
File Schedule A – Bilateral Agreement for NDIS Launch between the Commonwealth and New South Wales - DOCX43.35 KB
PDF icon Schedule A – Bilateral Agreement for NDIS Launch between the Commonwealth and New South Wales - PDF1.16 MB
File Appendix C – New South Wales Planned Intake of Participants - DOCX36.43 KB
File Appendix D – Balance of Cash and In-Kind Contributions in New South Wales - DOCX39.35 KB
File Schedule B – Bilateral Agreement for NDIS Launch between the Commonwealth and Victoria - DOCX45.31 KB
PDF icon Schedule B – Bilateral Agreement for NDIS Launch between the Commonwealth and Victoria - PDF1.33 MB
File Appendix D – Victorian Planned Intake of Participants - DOCX29.24 KB
File Appendix E – Balance of Cash and In-Kind Contributions in Victoria - DOCX33.25 KB
File Appendix F – NDIS Launch Transition Agency Workforce Arrangements – Barwon Launch Site - DOCX35.6 KB
File Schedule C – Bilateral Agreement for NDIS Launch between the Commonwealth and South Australia - DOCX39.08 KB
PDF icon Schedule C – Bilateral Agreement for NDIS Launch between the Commonwealth and South Australia - PDF885.74 KB
File Appendix C – South Australian Planned Intake of Participants - DOCX28.77 KB
File Appendix D – Balance of Cash and In-Kind Contributions in South Australia - DOCX34.14 KB
File Schedule D – Bilateral Agreement for NDIS Launch between the Commonwealth and Tasmania - DOCX40.49 KB
PDF icon Schedule D – Bilateral Agreement for NDIS Launch between the Commonwealth and Tasmania - PDF1007.66 KB
File Appendix C – Tasmanian Planned Intake of Participants - DOCX29.02 KB
File Appendix D – Balance of Cash and In-Kind Contributions in Tasmania - DOCX32.49 KB
File Schedule E – Bilateral Agreement for NDIS Launch between the Commonwealth and Australian Capital Territory - DOCX39.23 KB
PDF icon Schedule E – Bilateral Agreement for NDIS Launch between the Commonwealth and Australian Capital Territory - PDF785.87 KB
File Appendix A - Funding Arrangements for Trial (amended) - DOCX29.17 KB
File Appendix C - Australian Capital Territory Planned Intake of Participants - DOCX29.73 KB
File Appendix D - Balance of Cash and In-Kind Contributions in the Australian Capital Territory - DOCX40.59 KB
File Schedule F – Bilateral Agreement for NDIS Launch between the Commonwealth and the Northern Territory - DOCX56.94 KB
PDF icon Schedule F – Bilateral Agreement for NDIS Launch between the Commonwealth and the Northern Territory - PDF976.52 KB
File Appendix C – Northern Territory Balance of Cash and In-Kind Contributions - DOCX35 KB
File Schedule H – Bilateral Agreemeet Extension & Expansion NDIS NDIA Trial between Commonwealth & WA - DOCX102.63 KB
PDF icon Schedule H – Bilateral Agreemeet Extension & Expansion NDIS NDIA Trial between Commonwealth & WA - PDF275.62 KB
File National partnership on the Extension and Expansion of the Trial of WA NDIS Sites - DOCX106.04 KB
PDF icon National partnership on the Extension and Expansion of the Trial of WA NDIS Sites - PDF256.53 KB
File Schedule G – Bilateral Agreement for NDIS Launch between the Commonwealth and Western Australia - DOCX71.12 KB
PDF icon Schedule G – Bilateral Agreement for NDIS Launch between the Commonwealth and Western Australia - PDF887.08 KB
File Appendix E – Balance of Cash and In-Kind Contributions in Western Australia - DOCX48.93 KB
File Appendix F – Western Australia Planned Intake of Participants - DOCX35.94 KB