Release of Exposure Draft Fees and Payments Principles 2014 (No.2) and the Subsidy Principles 2014 for 1 July 2014

Page last updated: 22 August 2014

This Information was distributed on 27 May 2014.

Following the first and second release of Exposure Drafts of Aged Care Principles, the final Exposure Drafts are now available for comment.

As part of the ongoing process to implement the aged care reforms, a number of Principles made under the Aged Care Act 1997 (the Act) will be amended or created for commencement on 1 July 2014.

Following the first and second release of Exposure Drafts of Aged Care Principles, the final Exposure Drafts are now available for comment. They are the:

  • Exposure Draft Fees and Payments Principles 2014 (No.2); and
  • Exposure Draft Subsidy Principles 2014.

Accompanying this release are two Addenda to the Overview document (released with second release of Exposure Drafts), for each exposure draft, that provides a plain-English guide to the proposed Fees and Payments Principles 2014 (No.2) and the proposed Subsidy Principles 2014 that will take effect from 1 July 2014.

The instruments will be available for comment on the Department of Social Services website.

Comments on these Exposure Drafts are due by 5pm on 2 June 2014 and can be sent to: Agedcarelegislation@dss.gov.au.

Comments on the second release closed on 5 May 2014, comments on the first release closed on 14 April 2014.

Ageing and Aged Care Stream
Department of Social Services