The NDIS Commission
The NDIS Commission is responsible for registration requirements for providers seeking to register in the Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales, Northern Territory, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania and Victoria.
Organisations seeking to provide supports in Western Australia must abide by certain rules, regulations and agreements when providing services.
WA Quality and safeguards working arrangements
- WA Quality and Safeguards Working Arrangements (PDF 715KB) - updated July 2020.
- WA Quality and Safeguards Working Arrangements (DOCX 155KB) - updated July 2020.
Terms of Business
WA providers must follow the commercial requirements for doing business as as NDIS provider, as outlined in the NDIS Terms of Business.
Guide to suitability for WA
- Provider registration guide to suitability WA (PDF 617KB) - updated July 2020.
- Provider registration guide to suitability WA (DOCX 153KB) - updated July 2020.
Providers are required to provide supports to participants consistent with the NDIA Terms of Business, WA Quality and Safeguards Working Arrangements, and Guide to Suitability.
Declaration of suitability for WA
All individuals and organisations applying for NDIS registration in WA need to complete and submit a Declaration of suitability.
Western Australia (WA) Pending State Approval (PSA) next steps
WA providers seeking NDIS registration need to apply to be on the Disability Services Commission’s Panel Contract for Individually Funded Services.
Please visit the WA Disability Services Commission website
National requirements for providers of employment supports
There are additional requirements for providers seeking approval for:
- Assistance to Access and maintain employment or higher Education, and/or
- Specialised Supported Employment.
These providers should not contact the WA Disability Services Commission.
Providers should upload evidence of one of the following in their myplace provider portal:
- a current contract as a Commonwealth Disability Employment Service (DES) provider
- a contract with a certifying body for the provision of certification
- certification against the National Standards for Disability Services (NSDS) via the Human Services Scheme .