1. What is the Victorian Disability Act 2006?

The Act aims to provide a stronger whole-of-government, whole-of-community response to the rights and needs of people with a disability, and a framework for the provision of high quality services and supports for people with a disability.

To find out more about the Disability Act 2006 click on this link: www.dhs.vic.gov.au/for-individuals/disability/your-rights/disability-act-2006

Check out this video, ‘The Disability Act – What Is It?’ from the ‘Getting Into the Act’ DVD.

Duration: 3 minutes


The Act Resources Guide project acknowledges Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are Australia’s first peoples and the traditional owners and custodians of the land.

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