National Disability Strategy Hub - Local action – state, territory and local governments

Local action – state, territory and local governments

The National Disability Strategy is the shared responsibility of all governments. State, territory and local governments are valued partners and make an important contribution to the National Disability Strategy.

State and territory disability plans put the National Disability Strategy into effect at a local level. Learn more about state and territory disability plans:

Local Government

With funding support from the Australian Government, the Australian Local Government Association has produced a guide to assist councils to meet their obligations in supporting people with disability.Learn more about local government and disability inclusion planning

Disability Advisory Groups

All states and territories have groups they use to regularly engage with people with disability. These groups provide advice to government about government policy and programs that affect people with disability.

Learn more about these disability advisory groups: