NDIS Price Guide update

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On 17 November 2020 the following NDIS guides were updated, with changes effective from Tuesday 1 December 2020:

  • Price Guide and Support Catalogue 2020-21
  • Price Guide 2020-21 for Specialist Disability Accommodation
  • Assistive Technology, Home Modifications and Consumables Code Guide.

Updates to the NDIS Price Guide and Support Catalogue 2020-21 include: 

  • increased price limits for 369 support items as a result of the final Equal Remuneration Order (ERO) adjustment
  • new columns in the Support Catalogue to help providers identify if a support item is eligible for:
    • non-face-to-face support provision
    • provider travel
    • short notice cancellation
    • NDIA requested reports
    • irregular Supported Independent Living (SIL) supports.

The Assistive Technology, Home Modifications and Consumables Code Guide has been updated to include:

  • clearer names and descriptions of 111 support items
  • five high risk hearing support items that now require a written assessment and prescription from a qualified practitioner.

The NDIA has also clarified:

  • claiming arrangements for supports delivered via telehealth
  • Early Childhood Intervention (ECI) programs of support can contain both group and one-to-one supports
  • claiming rules for the timing, frequency and cost of SDA supports.

The following NDIS guides have been updated and can be downloaded from the Price guides and pricing page:

  • NDIS Price Guide and Support Catalogue 2020-21
  • SDA Price Guide 2020-21
  • Assistive Technology, Home Modifications and Consumables Code Guide.

For more information about how these changes may impact you, see Understanding the Price Guide