Who are NDIA?

The National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) is an independent statutory agency whose role is to implement the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), which will support a better life for hundreds of thousands of Australians with a significant and permanent disability and their families and carers.

The NDIA has set out function for the NDIS. These functions are described below:-

  • Delivering the NDIS
  • Supporting the independence and social and economic participation of people with a disability
  • Enable people with a disability to exercise choice and control in pursuit of their goals and aspirations
  • manage and advising and reporting on the financial sustainability of the NDIS
  • Developing and enhancing the disability sector
  • Building community awareness in the disability sector
  • Collecting, analysing and exchanging information about the disabilities and the support for people with a disability
  • Undertaking research relating to disabilities

For more information of the NDIA please visit NDIS website "About Us".