Media Release

Ministerial appointment

Media Release by The Hon Stuart Robert MP

To serve the Australian people as a minister in the Morrison Government is a great honour. I thank the Prime Minister for the opportunity to…

National standard for NDIS worker screening starts today

Media Release by The Hon Stuart Robert MP

From today, the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Worker Screening Check will start to replace the different screening arrangements operating in each state and territory,…

Students and apprentices urged to claim for 2021

Media Release by The Hon Stuart Robert MP

Following a difficult 2020 aspiring students and apprentices are encouraged to make the most of the Morrison Government’s supports in 2021 and claim for Youth…

Taskforce Integrity stamps out welfare system abuse

Media Release by The Hon Stuart Robert MP

More than $13 million in welfare payments have been recovered and about 650 matters referred for criminal prosecution under a joint Services Australia and Australian…

NDIS hotspot coronavirus temporary measures

Media Release by The Hon Stuart Robert MP

Minister for the National Disability Insurance Scheme, Stuart Robert, has confirmed NDIS participants in declared hotspot local government areas have access to a range of…

International Volunteer Day 2020

Media Release by The Hon Luke Howarth MP

Today marks International Volunteer Day, an annual United Nations event held to celebrate the essential work of volunteers and recognise the significant contribution they make…

Update on NDIS coronavirus supports in South Australia

Media Release by The Hon Stuart Robert MP

Minister for the National Disability Insurance Scheme, Stuart Robert, has confirmed NDIS participants in South Australia have access to a range of temporary measures to…

Increased protections for NDIS participants

Media Release by The Hon Stuart Robert MP

Minister for the National Disability Insurance Scheme, Stuart Robert, today welcomed the passage of legislation that will ensure NDIS participants are better protected from abuse…

Morrison Government delivering on NDIS promise

Media Release by The Hon Stuart Robert MP

Minister for the National Disability Insurance Scheme, Stuart Robert, today released the latest NDIS Quarterly Report (Q1 2020-21) which shows the NDIA is on track…

Changes to the NDIS Independent Advisory Council

Media Release by The Hon Stuart Robert MP

Minister for the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), Stuart Robert, today announced the appointment of Dr Leighton Jay to the Independent Advisory Council (Council) to…

National Children’s Week 2020

Media Release by The Hon Luke Howarth MP

National Children’s Week begins 24 October and across the country it’s important that we celebrate the rights of children and young people to have a…

World Homeless Day 2020

Media Release by The Hon Luke Howarth MP

Today marks World Homeless Day, an annual event held to raise awareness about people who may be experiencing homelessness and draw attention to their local…

Update on the NDIS and coronavirus temporary measures

Media Release by The Hon Stuart Robert MP

Temporary measures introduced earlier this year to ensure National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) participants continue to access their essential disability supports during the COVID-19 pandemic…