You will require this approval if you intend to provide aged care services and receive payments of subsidy from the Government. Aged care approval can be for one or more types of care:
- Residential (you must also attain accreditation to receive subsidies for residential care);
- Community; and
It should be noted that, to receive a subsidy you must be allocated a subsidy place by the Agency and then submit an application to receive a subsidy. All locations of places for approved aged care providers are allocated by the Agency and must be applied for.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.