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Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) update

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The regulatory environment for providers of Specialist Disability Accommodation (SDA) is changing.

Since 1 July 2019, the residential rights of Victorian NDIS participants with SDA are protected by new provisions of the Residential Tenancies Act 1997 (RTA), and regulated by Consumer Affairs Victoria (CAV). Recent amendments to the RTA and the Disability Act 2006 reflect these changes and present a number of new considerations for providers of SDA. Such providers are also subject to the NDIS Quality and Safeguards Framework and its accompanying Practice Standards.  

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Source:
Savannah Jewell, 2019, National Disability Services (https://www.nds.org.au/)

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