ACFA Update Newsletter and Letter from ACFA Chairman

Page last updated: 18 February 2015

This information was distributed on 18 February 2015

Dear Aged Care Provider

The Department of Social Services released a discussion paper on 3rd February 2015 regarding the proposed changes to financial reporting for residential and home care providers for comment by 27 February 2015. A letter from Lynda O’Grady, Aged Care Financing Authority (ACFA) Chairman, is available on the Department of Social Services ( website outlining the purpose and objectives of ACFA in recommending the proposed changes.

ACFA will be issuing an ACFA Update every few months to keep you informed on ACFA’s current activities and publications. The first ACFA Update ( is now available and contains information regarding ACFA’s forward work program for 2015 and upcoming publications.

Kind regards

Ageing and Aged Care Stream
Department of Social Services