The Australian Aged Care Quality Agency manages the accreditation and on-going compliance monitoring of Australian Government subsidised age care providers through the residential aged care accreditation process, and quality review of Home Care services, Commonwealth Home Support Programme (CHSP) services, and National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Flexible Aged Care (NATSIFAC) services;. AACQA also promotes innovation and high quality care to care recipients and through providing information, education and training services to aged care providers.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    A. Non Corporate Commonwealth Entity

  • GFS Sector Classification


  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Australian Aged Care Quality Agency Act 2013

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?


  • Classification

    A. Principal

  • Materiality


  • GFS Function / Sector Reported

    Social Security and Welfare

  • PS Act Body

    Yes - Statutory Agency

  • Auditor


  • Creation Date

    1 January 2014

  • Postal Address

    PO Box 773 Parramatta NSW 2124

Current single executive appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chief Executive Officer Mr. Nick Ryan 1 April 2014 31 March 2019

Government appointed boards

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