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Am i eligible to get funding under NDIS

 

Assuming you have a significant and permanent disability that needs progressing help, you may be qualified for the NDIS.

 

 Eligibility checklist

 

1) Are you aged between the age  of 7 and 65 years?

Just individuals inside this age section are qualified to apply for the NDIS. Assuming you have a kid under 7 that needs help, they can get to this through the NDIS Early Childhood Early Intervention (ECEI) program. On the off chance that you’re more established than 65 you will not have the option to apply for the NDIS and can rather get upholds through the Commonwealth Aged Care System

2) Are you an Australian citizen, permanent resident, or Protected Special Category Visa holder?

You may be able to access other supports. The NDIS is only available to:

  • Australian citizens
  • Permanent Visa holders
  • Protected Special Category Visa holders.

3) Do you live in Australia

The NDIS is only available to people who live in Australia .

4) Do you have a disability caused by a permanent impairment?

The NDIS is simply accessible to individuals who have a disability brought about by a permanent impairment . The impairment might be scholarly, mental, neurological, tactile, physical, or psychosocial.

4) How to apply for NDIS funding

If you think you might be eligible and want to apply:

  • make a verbal application by calling us on 1800 800 110
  • complete an Access Request Form and return it to the NDIS via email enquiries@ndis.gov.au