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There are no surprises in last night’s Federal Budget announcement for the community transport sector, in that the Commonwealth Home Support Programme (CHSP) funding would be extended across Australia by two years.  Some of the committed $5.9 billion will increase...
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A pre-budget lobbying campaign by agencies including Community Transport Organisation (CTO) has paid off, with the news that the Federal Government will increase what the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) pays for services that provide community participation. CTO, a peak...
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Conflicting and unreasonable administrative burdens imposed by the NSW Government are bogging down community transport operators – preventing them from providing essential service delivery. Community Transport Organisation, Chief Executive Officer, Dianne Hallett said the small to medium sized not-for-profit community...
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Vital community transport services are being crippled by ongoing state government meddling and bureaucracy. NSW Government has rescinded the fleet management rights of community transport operators; taking control and changing the rules for buying and replacing vehicles. As a result,...
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As a result of the success of the Tottenham to Dubbo route LiveBetter started looking for opportunities to duplicate these types of transport and the tender for TfNSW on-demand transport was identified as an opportunity to do this. They created...
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NDIS Quality & Safeguards Commission established & Practice Standards The NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission is a new independent agency established to improve the quality and safety of NDIS supports and services. It will regulate the NDIS market, provide national...
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Oh, what a night!  What a journey to the night! It started in June with a nomination, from whom we don’t know, in the 2018 Northern Districts Local Business Awards. As the news spread, the family – clients and their...
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During the 2017 CTO Conference – Making Headway, many volunteers, staff and service providers were recognised for their contribution to the community transport sector through nominations at the Gala Dinner Awards. While all the winners and nominees deserve recognition for...
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