Social Services
Its main statutory functions are: - delivering the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) so as to, amongst other things, support the independence, and social and economic participation, of people with disability and enable people with disability to exercise choice and control in the pursuit of their goals and the planning and delivery of their supports; - managing, and advising and reporting on, the financial sustainability of the NDIS; - developing and enhancing the disability sector; - building community awareness of disabilities and the social contributors to disabilities; - collecting, analysing and exchanging data about disabilities and the supports for people with disability; and - undertaking research relating to disabilities, the supports for people with disability and the social contributors to disabilities.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    R. Management Board

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    National Disability Insurance Scheme Act 2013

  • Paid Members?

    Yes

  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members

    11

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    Yes

  • Classification

    X. Internal Management

  • Function Categorization

    Executive Management

  • Creation Date

    1 July 2013

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair Dr. Helen Nugent AO 1 January 2017 31 December 2019
Member Mr. Paul O'Sullivan 1 January 2017 31 December 2019
Member Ms. Sandra Birkensleigh 1 January 2017 31 December 2019
Member Ms. Estelle Pearson 1 January 2017 31 December 2019
Member Ms. Robyn Kruk AM 1 January 2017 31 December 2019
Member Ms. Andrea Staines 1 January 2017 31 December 2019
Member Mr. John Langoulant AO 1 January 2017 31 December 2019
Member Mr. James Minto 1 January 2017 31 December 2019
Member Prof. Rhonda Galbally AO 1 July 2017 30 June 2020
Member Mr. Glenn Keys 1 July 2017 30 June 2020
Member Mr. John Walsh AM 1 July 2017 30 June 2020
Member Mr. Martin Laverty 1 July 2017 30 June 2020
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