Source:  NDIS Act 2013

Information and reports for the purposes of preparing and approving a participant’s plan

The requests the CEO may make are as follows:
  • that the participant, or another person, provide information that is reasonably necessary for the purposes of preparing the statement of participant supports, or deciding whether to approve the statement of participant supports;
  • that the participant do either or both of the following:
    • undergo an assessment and provide to the CEO the report, in the approved form, of the person who conducts the assessment;
    • undergo, whether or not at a particular place, a medical, psychiatric, psychological or other examination, conducted by an appropriately qualified person, and provide to the CEO the report, in the approved form, of the person who conducts the examination.
  • The CEO may prepare the statement of participant supports, or decide whether to approve a statement of participant supports, before all the information and reports requested under subsection (2) are received by the CEO, but must give the participant a reasonable opportunity to provide them.