There is a number of criteria you must meet to be eligible for the NDIS – this includes:
- Be under the age of 65 at the time of application.
- Be an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident, or a New Zealand citizen (with Protected Special Category Visa)
- Having a permanent disability that impacts how you can communicate, move, care for yourself, or manage your life.
- You may also be eligible for early intervention if it substantially improves your functioning and quality of life, or delays/decreases a decline in you or your child’s functioning.