Source: https://www.autismawareness.com.au/financial-support/ndis/planning-and-supports/

Reasonable and Necessary supports help participants to:

  • Pursue Goals and Aspirations
  • Increase independence
  • Increase social and economic participation
  • Develop capacity to take part in the community

In order to be Reasonable and Necessary supports must:

  • Be related to your disability
  • Not include day to day living costs
  • Represent value for money
  • Be likely to be effective and beneficial
  • Take into account informal supports given by family, carers, networks and the community