Aged Care Financing Authority – Past Advice

Page last updated: 06 November 2017

This page contains details of work previously undertaken by ACFA.

ACFA work program

On 4 November 2015, Minister Ley presented ACFA with its new work program.

ACFA Update #2

ACFA Update Issue #2 provides information to aged care providers on the committee's current activities and publications.

ACFA work program

On 22 January 2014, the then Minister Fifield presented ACFA with its new work program and operating framework.

ACFA Update

ACFA Update Issue #1 is the first regular update that will be provided to keep aged care providers informed on current activities and publications of ACFA.

Operations Report of the Aged Care Financing Authority Reports

Interim Advice to the Government on Improving the Collection of Financial Data from Aged Care Providers

ACFA interim advice to the former Government on improving the collection of financial data from aged care providers was supplied on 31 July 2013.

The Government Asks ACFA to Monitor Impact of Reforms

As reflected in the Australian Government's response to the Senate Inquiry report, the former Government wrote to the ACFA Chairman requesting ACFA monitor the impact of the aged care reforms.

Methodology for Ensuring Equivalence Between a Daily Accommodation Payment (DAP) and Refundable Accommodation Deposit (RAD)

ACFA provided additional advice to the former Government on RAD and DAP in May 2013.

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Modelling of Financial Impacts of the Aged Care Reforms

In May 2013 ACFA provided the former Government with modelling on the impact of the aged care reforms which KPMG had undertaken for ACFA.

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Accommodation Payments

ACFA provided its final recommendations on accommodation payments to the former Government on 28 November 2012.  The former Government's response to these recommendations was announced on 21 December 2012.

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Significant Refurbishment Recommendations

ACFA finalised its recommendations on the definition of Significant Refurbishment to the former Government on 21 November 2012.

Consultation process:

ACFA Established

The Aged Care Financing Authority was established on 1 August 2012.