NDIS

National Disability Insurance Scheme - The Spark Therapy Services is a registered NDIS provider for Occupational Therapy Services.
Photo of children walking. The Spark Therapy Services is a registered NDIS provider for Occupational Therapy Services.

The Spark Therapy Services is a registered National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) provider for Occupational Therapy services; we are available to clients who are self-managed, NDIA or financial intermediary managed.  We ask that families with NDIS funding provide a copy of their NDIS plan to enable us to prepare a service agreement with transparent information about fees and service provision.  Our NDIS hourly rates are based on fees outlined in the NDIS Price Guide.

NDIS Fees: Improved Daily Living 

Clinic sessions 

(50 minutes + written feedback)

$193.99 per hour

Telehealth sessions

(50 minutes + written feedback)

$193.99 per hour

 

Community visits within 10 minutes' drive of clinic base 

(60 minutes + written feedback)

$226.32 per hour

Travel time

  • Our travel rates are calculated using the NDIS Price Guide

  • Travel up to 30 minutes in each direction may be charged

  • 0-10 minutes of travel time is included in our standard 70 minute ‘out of office’ consultation fee above

  • 10+ minutes of travel time will be charged at the proportional hourly rate using the NDIS guidelines

  • 60+ minutes of travel time will be charged at a maximum of 60 minutes

For more about our travel fees, please read our NDIS Travel Factsheet.

Administration and Report Writing 

Administration, preparation of resources and report writing is charged at the hourly rate. 

If a report or administration time is required, this will be discussed with you first.

NDIS Cancellation Policy

Our NDIS Cancellation Policy falls in line with guidelines set out by the NDIA.  While NDIS guidelines state that a 100% cancellation fee applies if less than 2 days' notice is given to cancel an appointment, our NDIS Cancellation Policy states that if less than 24 hours' notice is given to cancel an appointment, a 100% cancellation fee will apply and if 24-48 hours’ notice is given, a 50% cancellation fee will be applied.  

For more information about the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), please visit the NDIS website.