The number of NDIS and LAC offices that have accessible toilets available for participants.

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Shirley Humphris

Dear National Disability Insurance Agency,

Please provide:
1.the number of NDIS offices in Australia.
2. the number of those offices that have disability accessible (Australian standards) toilets available for participants (i.e. not staff only).
3. the number of NDIS offices that have staff only accessible toilets.
4. the number of NDIS offices that have change table /hoist facilities (Changing Places).

Please also provide:
1.the number of LAC offices in Australia.
2. the number of those offices that have disability accessible (Australian standards) toilets available for participants (i.e. not staff only).
3.the number of LAC offices that have staff only accessible toilets.
4. the number of LAC offices that have change table /hoist facilities (Changing Places).

Yours faithfully,

Shirley Humphris

foi, National Disability Insurance Agency

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Dear Shirley Humphris

 

Freedom of Information Request: Acknowledgement

 

Thank you for your correspondence under the Freedom of Information Act
1982 (FOI Act) for copies of documents held by the National Disability
Insurance Agency (NDIA), which was received by the NDIA via the FOI inbox
on 21 July 2021.

 

Scope of your request

You have requested access to the following documents from the National
Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS):

 

“Please provide:

1.the number of NDIS offices in Australia.

2. the number of those offices that have disability accessible (Australian
standards) toilets available for participants (i.e. not staff only).

3. the number of NDIS offices that have staff only accessible toilets.

4. the number of NDIS offices that have change table /hoist facilities
(Changing Places).

 

Please also provide:

1.the number of LAC offices in Australia.

2. the number of those offices that have disability accessible (Australian
standards) toilets available for participants (i.e. not staff only).

3.the number of LAC offices that have staff only accessible toilets.

4. the number of LAC offices that have change table /hoist facilities
(Changing Places).”

 

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and contact details of NDIA staff being excluded from the scope of your
request (that is, the information will be treated as irrelevant).

 

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Kind regards

 

Freedom of Information Officer

Parliamentary, Ministerial & FOI Branch

Government Division

National Disability Insurance Agency

 

[2]Title: NDIS delivered by the National Disability Insurance Agency

 

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Dear Shirley Humphris

 

Thank you for your request for information.

 

Please find attached correspondence and document in relation to your
request.  If you require these in a different format, please let us know.

 

Please contact us at [1][NDIA request email] if you have any questions or
require help.

 

Thank you.

 

Kind regards

 

Freedom of Information Officer

Parliamentary, Ministerial & FOI Branch

Government Division

National Disability Insurance Agency

 

[2]Title: NDIS delivered by the National Disability Insurance Agency

 

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