Position Statements and Submissions

NDIS Act and Tune Review

Review of the NDIS Act to inform the development of the NDIS Participant Service Guarantee (Tune Review).

Submission to NDIS Act and Tune Review

Cover letter to NDIS and Tune Review

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder


Australian Senate Inquiry into Effective Approaches to Prevention, Diagnosis and Support for FASD

Submission to the FASD Senate Committee

Cover Letter to the FASD Senate Committee


Australian Department of Health consultation about the inclusion of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder in the Medical Benefits Schedule funding.

NBPSA Joint Response on Proposed FASD Changes to MBS Funding

Autism Spectrum Disorder – Diagnosis Guideline (Australia)

The NBPSA is keen to work with agencies on ensuring the Guideline can be used to bring real benefits to children and young people.

NBPSA Position Statement – ASD Diagnosis Guideline

NBPSA Media Release – ASD Diagnosis Guideline

The Autism Cooperative Research Centre was commissioned by the National Disability Insurance Agency to develop the Guideline.

Submission to Autism Diagnosis Guideline Australia (draft 1) 19 Oct 2017

Submission to Autism Diagnosis Guideline Australia (draft 2) 18 Mar 2018

Australian Marriage Law Survey 2017 

The NBPSA holds the position that children are not harmed by having same-sex parents, other than by the associated societal stigma.

NBPSA Position Statement - Australian Marriage Law Survey 2017