Labor vows to lift NDIS staffing cap, review consultancy contracts

Doug Dingwall
By Doug Dingwall
Updated April 19 2022 - 7:44am, first published 7:30am
Opposition Leader Anthony Albanese and Labor's NDIS spokesman Bill Shorten. Picture: Sitthixay Ditthavong

Labor has vowed to reform the National Disability Insurance Scheme and return the program to its "original objective", with changes including lifting staffing caps.


Doug Dingwall

Doug Dingwall

Public Service Editor

Doug Dingwall is The Canberra Times' Public Service Editor. He writes about government and federal politics, and edits The Public Sector Informant. He has an interest in integrity and industrial relations. Previously he worked at The Examiner in Launceston, where he won a Tasmanian Human Rights Award in 2016 for his reporting. Contact him on

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