DSC Resource Guide to Quality and Safeguarding Key Documents

The new NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission website is up and there is information all over the place! We have developed a guide to the key NDIS resources to help navigate the maze a little easier. Things are moving around all the time so if you notice a link is outdated please let us know so we can keep this up to date.

NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission

NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission– About

NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission Corporate Plan 2018-2019  

Reasonable and Necessary podcast series- Episode two: 8 July 2018

NDIS National Provider Forums 2018s

NDIS Commission Q&A

NDIS Commission Portal Updates

NDIS Commission Compliance and Enforcement Policy V1 June18

Then and now for Providers in NSW

Then and now for Providers in SA

NDIS Commission- What does this mean for providers?

NDIS Commission snapshot- October 2018

National Disability Insurance Scheme NDIS (Quality and Safeguards Commission and Other Measures) Transitional Rules 2018[F2018L00630]

NDIS Participant Letter (SA & NSW)

NDIS Participant Letter (Easy Read)

NDIS Participant Letter- Auslan

Procedures for determining breaches of the Australian Public Service Code of Conduct and for determining sanction

NDIS Quality and Safeguards Framework

NDIS Quality and Safeguards Framework Summary

NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission – Easy Read Information for Participants

Welcome- Easy Read

About the NDIS Commission- Easy Read

Why we need an NDIS Commission- Easy Read

NDIS Participants- Easy Read

NDIS Commission Participant Letter NSW & SA - Easy Read

NDIS Providers- Easy Read

Workers- Easy Read

Legislative Instruments

National Disability Insurance Scheme Act 2013

Rules

National Disability Insurance Scheme (Code of Conduct) Rules 2018 [F2018L00629]

National Disability Insurance Scheme (Provider Registration and Practice Standards) Rules 2018 [F2018L00631]

National Disability Insurance Scheme (Restrictive Practices and Behaviour Support) Rules 2018 [F2018L00632]

National Disability Insurance Scheme (Specialist Disability Accommodation Conditions) Rules 2018 [F2018L00627]

National Disability Insurance Scheme Amendment (Specialist Disability Accommodation– Participating Jurisdictions) Rule 2018 [F2018L00626]

National Disability Insurance Scheme NDIS (Quality and Safeguards Commission and Other Measures) Transitional Rules 2018[F2018L00630]

National Disability Insurance Scheme (Incident Management and Reportable Incidents) Rules 2018 [F2018L00633]

National Disability Insurance Scheme (Complaints Management and Resolution) Rules 2018 [F2018L00634]

National Disability Insurance Scheme (Provider Definition) Rule 2018 [F2018L00628]

National Disability Insurance Scheme (Protection and Disclosure of Information- Commissioner) Rules 2018 [F2018L00635]

National Disability Insurance Scheme (Practice Standards – Worker Screening) Rules 2018 [F2018L00887]

Summary of the NDIS Rules 

Guidelines 

National Disability Insurance Scheme (Procedural Fairness) Guidelines 2018

National Disability Insurance Scheme (Approved Quality Auditors Scheme) Guidelines 2018 [F2018N00114]

National Disability Insurance Scheme (Quality Indicators) Guidelines 2018 (Notifiable Instrument) [F2018N00041]

Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) Design Category Requirements Guidelines

Provider registration, verification and certification

Renewal of Registration– Quick Reference Guide

New NDIS Provider Application (Commission)

Provider Registration Guide to Suitability

NDIS Terms of Business

NDIS Practice Standards Verification Module– Required Documentation Oct18

Fact sheet: How to register as an NDIS provider (brochure)

Application Pack– NDIS Practice Standards and quality indicators

Application Pack– NDIS Provider application to register process guide

Application Pack– Registration renewal process guide

Application Pack– Suitability assessment process guide

Application Pack– Registration Requirements by Supports and Services

Application Pack– Understanding providers’ obligations

NDIS Practice Standards: skills descriptors (High Intensity Skills Descriptors)

NDIS Provider Register

Add an auditor relationship (Provider)

Add or manage key personnel (Provider)

Add or manage service areas (Provider)

Change contact details (Provider)

Renewal of a registration (Provider) 

Getting access to NDIS Commission Portal (Provider)

NDIS Provider Toolkit (for providers not yet transitioned to Commission)

National Disability Insurance Scheme (Provider Registration and Practice Standards) Rules 2018 [F2018L00631]

NDIS Code of Conduct

Fact sheet: NDIS Code of Conduct

NDIS Code of Conduct – Summary for Workers

DRAFT NDIS Code of Conduct– Guidance for Workers V1 May18

DRAFT NDIS Code of Conduct– Guidance for Service Providers V1 May18

National Disability Insurance Scheme (Code of Conduct) Rules 2018 [F2018L00629]

Reportable Incidents

DRAFT NDIS Q&SGC Reportable Incidents Guidance V1 May18

Reportable incident– Immediate notification form

Reportable incident– 5 day notification form

National Disability Insurance Scheme (Incident Management and Reportable Incidents) Rules 2018 [F2018L00633] 

Contact: reportableincidents@ndiscommission.gov.au

Worker Screening

Intergovernmental Agreement on Nationally Consistent Worker Screening for the NDIS

List of specified services and support for worker screening

Transitional arrangements– acceptable checks in NSW and SA

Worker Screening (Workers)

National Disability Insurance Scheme (Practice Standards – Worker Screening) Rules 2018 [F2018L00887]

 

Behaviour Support

National Framework for Reducing and Eliminating the Use of Restrictive Practices in the Disability Service Sector (the ‘National Framework’)

Behaviour Support Practitioner workshop presentation

NSW Behaviour Support workshop- Practitioners (Session 1) video presentation

Presentation transcript

Behaviour Support Workshop- NSW Requirements (FACS)

Behaviour Support Workshop- NSW Requirements (FACS) (Session 2) video presentation

Presentation transcript

Behaviour Support Implementing Provider Workshop presentation

NSW Behaviour Support workshop- Implementing Providers (Session 3) video presentation

Presentation transcript

Behaviour Support Workshop- SA Requirements (OSP)

Behaviour Support Workshop- SA Requirements (OPA)

NDIS Commission presentation for implementing providers- video presentation

Behaviour Support Workshop- SA Requirements (OSP and OPA) (Session 4)

This page answers some key keys questions about behaviour support plans and restrictive practices

Notice of behaviour support practitioners employed or engaged by specialist behaviour support providers

Notice of a behaviour support plan, regulated restrictive practice and plan expiry date

Draft NDIS Behaviour Support Competency Framework V1May18

Notice of a behaviour support plan, regulated restrictive practice and plan expiry date

Notice of a regulated restrictive practice that does not require authorisation under a state process

NDIS Interim Behaviour Support Plan

NDIS Comprehensive Behaviour Support Plan  

Reportable incident– 5 day notification form

Restrictive Practices Reporting Form

NDIS Participants in Residential Aged Care

Behaviour support

National Disability Insurance Scheme (Restrictive Practices and Behaviour Support) Rules 2018 [F2018L00632]

Contact details:  behavioursupport@ndiscommission.gov.au.

 

Complaints

NDIA

Give feedback or make a complaint about the NDIA

Ask the Administrative Appeals Tribunal to review an NDIA decision

Make a complaint about the NDIA to the Commonwealth Ombudsman

NDIS Service Providers

DRAFT NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission Complaints Management and Resolution Guidance V1-May18

Effective Complaint Handling Guidelines for NDIS Providers

Complaints about providers not currently under the NDIS Commission

Complaints about how a provider treats its workers– Fair Work

NDIS Commission’s how to make a complaint brochure

NDIS Commission online complaints form

NDIS Commission fact sheet– what to expect in conciliation

Complaints process

Disability advocacy finder

National Disability Insurance Scheme (Complaints Management and Resolution) Rules 2018 [F2018L00634]

NDIS Commission

Complaints about the NDIS Commission can be made to the Commonwealth Ombudsman

 Requests for reconsideration:

Auditor

Associate with registration application (Auditor)

Update registration application (Auditor)

Attaching audit documents (Auditor)

Audit recommendations (Auditor)

Rate and finalise practice standard outcomes (Auditor)

National Disability Insurance Scheme (Approved Quality Auditors Scheme) Guidelines 2018 [F2018N00114]

National Disability Insurance Scheme (Quality Indicators) Guidelines 2018 (Notifiable Instrument) [F2018N00041]

 

Quality and Safeguarding Working Arrangements

Northern Territory

Queensland

Tasmania

Victoria

Western Australia

National Disability Insurance Scheme NDIS (Quality and Safeguards Commission and Other Measures) Transitional Rules 2018[F2018L00630]

 

CALD Resources

In your language – Resources that explain the Commission, Code of Conduct, Complaint Process and NDIS Commission Participant letter (SA & NSW) in Arabic, Chinese, Filipino, French, Greek, Hindi, Italian, Macedonian, Samoan and Vietnamese.

 

Price Guides and Related Documents

2018-19 Price Guide (NSW/VIC/QLD/TAS) (DOCX 277KB)

2018-19 Price Guide (NSW/VIC/QLD/TAS) (PDF 840KB)

2018-19 Price Guide (WA/SA/ACT/NT) (DOCX 227KB)

2018-19 Price Guide (WA/SA/ACT/NT) (PDF 840KB)

2018-19 Remote Price Guide (DOCX 226KB)

2018-19 Remote Price Guide (PDF 839KB)

2018-19 Very Remote Price Guide (DOCX 226KB)

2018-19 Very Remote Price Guide (PDF 839KB)

SDA Pricing and Payments

Assistive Technology