Aged Care Assessment Program

Page last updated: 16 March 2017

Aged Care Assessment Program National Training Strategy

The Aged Care Assessment Program (ACAP) National Training Strategy provides an overarching training strategy to promote best practice and national consistency for all ACAT members.

ACAP policies

ACAP policies developed in consultation with the Commonwealth and State/Territory Governments.

Forms for aged care assessors

Access the  Application for Care form and the Aged Care Assessment Team (ACAT) request forms.

Guidelines

Guidelines relating to ACATs

Aged Care Assessment and Approval guidelines

Guidelines for assessing applicants as care recipients and instructions on how to use the Application and Approval Form.

Giving reasons for decisions

Guidelines on statement of reasons, legal requirements and templates for writing a decision letter.