Skip to main content

What is the NDIS?

The National Disability Insurance Scheme will help South Australians with permanent disability get the support they want so they can live the life they choose.

More about the NDIS
Nobody knows my disability like me
I can see myself making a difference
Nobody knows my disability like me

Find out when you can access the NDIS:

The NDIS is being rolled out progressively in South Australia over a three-year period between 2016 and 2018.

Find your region

I am a person with disability, family member or carer.

Story Southern Adelaide Mikayla Pwd

Find out when the NDIS is coming to you and how to get ready.

Get started today

I am a disability service provider.

Story Barossa Light And Lower North Holly Jobseeker

Find out about registering for the NDIS and how to make the transition.

Get started today

I am interested in working in the disability sector.

Story Northern Adelaide Mark Jobseeker

Find out about career pathways and training opportunities.

Get started today

NDIS in South Australia

The NDIS is being introduced in stages because it is a big change.
It is important to get it right and make it sustainable.

Upcoming events

Fri – 08Sep

Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island Expo

Location: Kingscote

People with Disability Family & Carers Job seekers

This free community information expo is being held for people with disability, family and carers, and people interested in working in the disability sector to provide them with the information they need about the upcoming implementation of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) in the Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island region.

View full event details

Tue – 12Sep

Southern Adelaide Expo

Location: Noarlunga Centre

View full event details

Wed – 13Sep

Southern Adelaide Expo

Location: Morphettville

View full event details

View all events in your region

Latest news

NDIS super expo at Golden Grove a success

Wed 19 July

Media releases

Around 500 people filled the Golden Grove Recreation Centre yesterday for a super-sized National Disability Insurance Scheme expo run by the State Government.

View full article

Community expos in Limestone Coast a success

Wed 19 July


Around 200 Limestone Coast residents attended the community expos run by the State Government earlier this week.

View full article

View all news

StoriesMeet Kye

Kye Eyre Pwd

Help to live more independently

Day options at Cara allow Kye, who has autism spectrum disorder, to learn social skills, money handling and crafts. Like any family, the prospect of Kye growing up and living more independently has been daunting for his parents. He will require special support. Now that Kye is 21, his family is hoping the NDIS will help him live more independently and provide some respite for his family. Kye’s mum Melissa sees the NDIS as an opportunity to see what Kye’s capabilities are.

View all stories