NDIA Mental Health Sector Reference Group

The NDIA Mental Health Sector Reference Group was established to develop a strong working partnership between the mental health sector and the NDIA.

The first meeting of this group took place on 9 December 2014 and was characterised by strong engagement from all attendees. The group meets quarterly.

The NMHSRG is chaired by Strategic Adviser to the NDIA, Mr Eddie Bartnik. Membership consists of consumers, carers, peak associations, NDIS Independent Advisory Council members and key government representatives, including Mental Health Commissions. The full list of membership is in the Terms of Reference.

Communiqués from each meeting will be published below as they become available:


April 2018 meeting


November 2017 meeting

August 2017 meeting

March 2017 meeting


October 2016 meeting

June 2016 meeting

March 2016 meeting


December 2015 meeting

August 2015 meeting

June 2015 meeting

March 2015 meeting


December 2014 meeting