“What happens if I don’t spend all my NDIS funding?”
When your plan comes to an end, any leftover funds won’t carry over to your next plan; instead, they’ll be returned to the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA). To make sure your funding is used wisely, it’s crucial to monitor your spending throughout the year and adjust as needed. Whether you receive funding for the same unspent supports in your next plan depends on various factors, and there’s no one-size-fits-all answer for this.
“Will I get less funding in my next NDIS plan review if I still have remaining funding on my current NDIS plan?”
The good news is that having leftover NDIS funding doesn’t mean your future funding will be reduced. The NDIA determines your next plan based on your current disability-related support needs, not by looking at the funds you didn’t spend in your previous plan.
There are several reasons why participants may not spend all their NDIS funding:
Our experienced Plan Managers have some valuable tips to help you make the most of your remaining NDIS funding: