The NDIS is being rolled out progressively by age group in South Australia between 2016 and 2018. When you can access the NDIS depends on which council area you live in and many people are accessing the NDIS already. The NDIS will be available to people under 65 from:
- 1 July, 2017 in Northern Adelaide (Playford, Salisbury, Port Adelaide Enfield - East), the Barossa, Light and Lower North
- 1 October, 2017 the NDIS will be available in North Eastern Adelaide (Tea Tree Gully), The Murray Mallee and The Limestone Coast
- 1 January, 2018 in the Southern Adelaide, Fleurieu and Kangaroo Island, the Yorke Peninsula & Mid North, the Far North and the Eyre Peninsula & West
- 1 April, 2018 the NDIS will be available in Western Adelaide (including Port Adelaide Enfield — West), Adelaide Hills and Eastern Adelaide.