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Living Longer. Living Better. Aged care reform package April 2012

Australian Government response to the Productivity commission's Caring for Older Australians report

FAQ – What is the extra service amount?

Reductions in residential care subsidy

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FOI number: 
1295-1920
FOI release date: 
24 September 2019
Last updated: 
8 October 2019
Publication type: 
Report
Audience: 
General public
Description: 

This request looks at the Australian Government’s response to a Productivity Commission’s report 'Caring for Older Australians' and information on reductions in residential aged care subsidies. The reductions to extra service fees were applied on 1 July 2014, following the Living Longer, Living Better reforms and were available to approved aged care providers (with or without extra service status) between 2012 and 2015. The documents included are:

  1. Living Longer. Living Better. Aged care reform package April 2012
  2. Australian Government response to the productivity commission's Caring for Older Australians report
  3. FAQ – What is the extra service amount? 
  4. Reductions in residential care subsidy