The Hon Stuart Robert MP
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Following a difficult 2020 aspiring students and apprentices are encouraged to make the most of the Morrison Government’s supports in 2021 and claim for Youth Allowance, ABSTUDY or Austudy now.
More than $13 million in welfare payments have been recovered and about 650 matters referred for criminal prosecution under a joint Services Australia and Australian Federal Police (AFP) Taskforce that detects and disrupts criminal activity within the welfare system.
Minister for the National Disability Insurance Scheme, Stuart Robert, has confirmed NDIS participants in declared hotspot local government areas have access to a range of temporary measures to ensure they can receive their disability-related supports, in line with public health advice.
Minister for Government Services, Stuart Robert, spoke to the National Press Club about Government services in the digital age including the challenges, the plan and the delivery. He discussed how the Government plan to work towards simple, helpful, respectful and transparent service delivery.
Minister for the NDIS, Stuart Robert, today announced the commencement of the NDIS Annual Price Review for 2020-21 and the government’s commitment to help grow the NDIS market, and deliver on innovation and improved technology.
The National Disability Insurance Scheme was envisaged almost ten years ago. People with disability, advocates, carers and many Australians recognised we couldn’t continue with the status quo in terms of how the nation supported people with disability, on a state by state basis.
As the Federal Government has delivered unprecedented levels of economic support during some very, very difficult times this year, we've also delivered an unprecedented level of compliance and anti-fraud activity. This has lead, in the last 18 months, to over almost 650 matters being referred to the Commonwealth prosecutor.
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