This exclusion of aids for people with disabilities is under review, and this consultation provides an exposure draft of the proposed amendment, and related guidance for applicants, for review and comment by stakeholders.
For more information and to participate in the consultation, please visit the consultation hub.
The consultation opened on Thursday 26 August 2021. Interested parties responded by close of business Friday 22 October 2021.
The Department of Health and Aged Care acknowledges First Nations peoples as the Traditional Owners of Country throughout Australia, and their continuing connection to land, sea and community. We pay our respects to them and their cultures, and to all Elders both past and present.