Media Release

Update on NDIS and coronavirus – 25 August

Media Release by The Hon Stuart Robert MP

Below is the daily update on NDIS participants and workforce and COVID-19 for Tuesday, 25 August 2020. The reporting will ensure accurate and timely information is being…

Update on NDIS and coronavirus – 24 August

Media Release by The Hon Stuart Robert MP

Below is the update on NDIS participants and workforce and COVID-19 as at Friday, 21 August 2020. The reporting will ensure accurate and timely information…

NDIS update for Queensland

Media Release by The Hon Stuart Robert MP

The Minister for the NDIS, Stuart Robert, has today announced temporary changes in response to the Queensland Government’s new Disability Accommodation Services Direction. Temporary changes…

Update on NDIS and coronavirus – 21 August

Media Release by The Hon Stuart Robert MP

Below is the update on NDIS participants and workforce and COVID-19 as at Thursday, 20 August 2020. The reporting will ensure accurate and timely information…

Update on NDIS and coronavirus – 20 August

Media Release by The Hon Stuart Robert MP

Below is the update on NDIS participants and workforce and COVID-19 as at Wednesday, 19 August 2020. The reporting will ensure accurate and timely information…

Changes to National Disability Insurance Agency Board

Media Release by The Hon Stuart Robert MP

Minister for the National Disability Insurance Scheme, Stuart Robert, today announced that Mr John Walsh AM has decided to resign from the Board of the…

NDIS update for Victoria

Media Release by The Hon Stuart Robert MP

Minister for the National Disability Insurance Scheme, Stuart Robert, today announced additional temporary measures for NDIS participants and providers in Victoria to ensure continuity of…

National Homelessness Week

Media Release by The Hon Luke Howarth MP

This week marks National Homelessness Week and is an opportunity for Australians to reflect on the hardships faced by members of our community. Assistant Minister…

Supporting Victorians through the Coronavirus pandemic

Media Release by The Hon Stuart Robert MP

Enhanced support and expanded access to Australia’s social security system remains in place to support Victorians as the state continues to grapple with COVID-19. The…

Second $750 Economic Support Payment is on the way

Media Release by The Hon Stuart Robert MP

Australians on lower incomes are set to receive further assistance from today as the Morrison Government delivers the second economic support payment. A $750 payment…

National Agreement supports States’ focus on homelessness

Media Release by The Hon Luke Howarth MP

All states and territories have now provided their annual Statements of Assurance as required under the Australian Government’s $1.6 billion National Housing and Homelessness Agreement, giving…

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 new and returning members of the Independent Advisory Council from 1 July…

Assistant Minister sleeps out to support Vinnies

Media Release by The Hon Luke Howarth MP

Assistant Minister for Community Housing, Homelessness and Community Services Luke Howarth will spend tonight couchsurfing as part of the annual Vinnies CEO Sleepout. The event…

Update on NDIS coronavirus response

Media Release by The Hon Stuart Robert MP

Minister for the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), Stuart Robert, today announced the first stages of a post-coronavirus NDIS, following a review of temporary measures…