Policy regarding denial of Self Management

E HESEL made this Freedom of Information request to National Disability Insurance Agency

National Disability Insurance Agency did not have the information requested.

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Dear National Disability Insurance Agency,

Please provide documented clarification regarding mandatory Agency Management for Participants receiving Support Coordination.

Please provide documented clarification regarding mandatory Agency Management for Assistive Technology purchases above $1500.

Yours faithfully,

E HESEL

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Dear Applicant

 

Our Reference: FOI 19/20-0549

 

I refer to your correspondence dated and received on 8 November 2019 by
the National Disability Insurance Agency (Agency), in which you requested
access to:

 

            “Please provide documented clarification regarding mandatory
Agency Management for Participants receiving Support Coordination.

Please provide documented clarification regarding mandatory Agency
Management for Assistive Technology purchases above $1500.”

 

Request under Freedom of Information Act

 

Currently your request is not valid under section 15 of the Freedom of
Information Act 1982 (Cth) (FOI Act), as:

 

o you have not identified the specific document(s) of the Agency that
you are seeking access to.

 

Preliminary searches did not reveal any documents that we could identify
as potentially falling within the scope of your request.

 

Please refer to the following link for assistance in making a valid
request:
[1]https://www.ndis.gov.au/about-us/access-...

 

Also, you can try and search the Agency website for publicly available
documents of your interest following the link: [2]https://www.ndis.gov.au/

 

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If you would like assistance to make a valid request, please do not
hesitate to contact us at [3][NDIA request email].

 

If you would prefer to talk to someone, please provide the phone number
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Kind regards

 

FOI Officer

 

Email: [4][NDIA request email]

 

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E HESEL left an annotation ()

They do not have the information because it does not exist. I was told Agency Managed was mandatory for Support Coordination by a Planner and a LAC and that the Plan would not be changed. This is not the case, I have since had this rectified by a Senior Planner. Stand your ground.

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