Am I eligible?

To become a National Insurance Disability Scheme (NDIS) participant, you must:

  • have a permanent disability that significantly affects your ability to take part in everyday activities
  • be aged less than 65 when you first enter the NDIS
  • be an Australian citizen or hold a permanent visa or a Protected Special Category visa
  • live in a part of Australia where the NDIS is available.

For more information on NDIS eligibility, please click here.

For more information, go to or call 1800 800 110.