Consultation Papper
Proposed amendments to the Disability Services Act 1991

The Community Services Directorate (CSD) is asking for feedback on a number of proposed amendments to the Disability Services Act 1991. The proposed amendments aim to give the Official Visitors better access to monitor and investigate the welfare of potentially vulnerable persons in disability accommodation.

Information on the changes and providing feedback can be found in the consultation paper

Feedback can be provided via:

  • Survey,
  • Email to
  • A public forum will be held at Nature Conservation House, 153 Emu Bank, Belconnen ACT 2617 on 13 August 2018, 1pm-4.30pm. Please email or phone 6207 5474 to register your attendance.
  • Phone on 6207 5474

Comments are sought by 17 August 2018, however the consultation will remain open until 14 September 2018. For more information phone 6207 5474.