• Trial site covers the entire state.
  • 5,000 participants – children with a disability aged 14 and under.
  • 1,600 participants aged 0-5 years from 1 July 2013.
  • 3,000 participants aged 0-13 years from 1 July 2014.
  • 400 participants aged 0-14 years from 1 July 2015.
  • Full roll-out of the NDIS from July 2016 and by July 2018, all eligible South Australia residents will be covered.

NDIS Rollout Timeline


1 February 2016

Children 0 – 14 years

South Australia

1 January 2017

Young people 15 – 17 years

South Australia

1 July 2017

Adults 18 – 64 years

North Adelaide, Barossa Light & Lower North

1 October 2017

Adults 18 – 64 years

City of Tea Tree Gully, Limestone Coast, Murray Mallee

1 January 2018

Adults 18 – 64 years

Southern Adelaide, Fleurieu Kangaroo Island, Eyre Western, Far North, Yorke Mid North

1 April 2018

Adults 18 – 64 years

Easter Adelaide, Western Adelaide, Adelaide Hills

NDIS Events

For more information about NDIS events near you, visit the NDIS calendar of events here.

Find out more:

Email us: here

Call us: 1800 112 112

NDIA web: www.ndis.gov.au/about-us/our-sites/sa.html

Blogs and NDIS information you maybe interested in

Get ready for the NDIS with Map My World

A pre-planning booklet to help you to think about the supports you want and need – now and in the future – before meeting with your NDIA planner.


Discover guide to the NDIS

A practical, comprehensive guide to the NDIS, to help people understand the various components of the NDIS and how to access them.


NDIS FAQs and Glossary of Terms

A handy guide of NDIS FAQs and a glossary so you can familiarise yourself with NDIS language before your planning meeting.


NDIS tools and resources

5 things people forget to take to their planning meeting

Transport under the NDIS