Single Assessment System for aged care

We are establishing a new Single Assessment System from 1 July 2024 to simplify and improve access to aged care services.

About the system

Read about the Single Assessment System and why it’s important.

About the workforce

We held a tender process for the Single Assessment System workforce. Read about next steps.

New assessment tool

The Integrated Assessment Tool will be introduced in July 2024 as part of the Single Assessment System.

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Related work

Reforming in-home care

The Australian Government are delivering in-home aged care reforms to serve the needs of all older people, now and into the future. The new Support at Home program plans to start 1 July 2025.

Aged care assessment programs

The Australian Government funds Regional Assessment Services (RAS) and Aged Care Assessment Teams (ACAT) to provide aged care assessment services.

AN-ACC assessments

A resident’s Australian National Aged Care Classification funding model (AN-ACC) class will decide part of the funding received by aged care providers.

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