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1.1.A.75 Adult Disability Assessment Determination 2018 (CA, CP)


For the purpose of CA (adult), the Adult Disability Assessment Determination 2018 is a legislative instrument which includes a test for assessing and a method for rating an adult care receiver's disability, emotional state, behaviour and special care needs. The test and rating method are collectively known as the ADAT (1.1.A.78) which is used to determine a carer's eligibility for CP and CA.

This Determination replaces the previous Adult Disability Assessment Determination 1999 which sunset on 1 October 2018.

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