Get involved

There is a range of ways you can be involved in the reforms, including surveys, webinars, online workshops and consultation papers. You can also engage with us face-to-face at community events.

Find more information about current and upcoming engagement opportunities below.


Open Engagement opportunities

  • Age-appropriate accommodation and supports for people under 65 with disability

    We are looking for people to take part in research on how the Australian Government is supporting people with disability under 65 to find accommodation and support that meets their needs.

    Audience: ​​​Older people, carers and families

    Topic: Residential care

  • Share your thoughts on aged care for First Nations people

    The Interim First Nations Aged Care Commissioner wants to hear from older First Nations people, families and communities. Feedback will inform the role of the permanent Commissioner and identify changes needed to make the aged care system better.

    Audience: Older people, carers and families, Aged care workers, Providers (i.e service administrators, owners), Aged care experts and peak organisations

    Topic: Home care, Residential care, Diversity and inclusion, Regulation and legislation, Access and navigation, Research and ICT

  • Provider feedback on Aged Care Star Ratings

    We are evaluating Star Ratings for residential aged care. Providers, workers, peak bodies and others operating in the aged care sector are encouraged to have their say.

    Audience: Aged care workers, Providers (i.e service administrators, owners), Aged care experts and peak organisations

    Topic: Residential care

  • Aged Care Reforms Sector Pulse Survey

    We want to better understand how we can support aged care providers, workers and other stakeholders delivering services in aged care to implement reforms and changes. Take this short survey and let us know your thoughts.

    Audience: Aged care workers, Providers (i.e service administrators, owners), Aged care experts and peak organisations

    Topic: Home care, Residential care, Workforce, Diversity and inclusion, Regulation and legislation, Access and navigation, Reporting

  • Expression of interest: Aged care cost data collections

    The Independent Health and Aged Care Pricing Authority (IHACPA) is running aged care cost data collections from June 2024. Residential and in-home aged care providers are encouraged to take part.

    Audience: Aged care workers, Providers (i.e service administrators, owners), Aged care experts and peak organisations

    Topic: Home care, Residential care

  • Expression of interest: interviews with residential aged care managers about continence care

    We want to hear from managers of residential aged care homes for an independent evaluation of government-funded continence initiatives.

    Audience: Providers (i.e service administrators, owners)

    Topic: Residential care

  • Have your say: Quality indicators for in-home aged care

    Consultation to expand the National Aged Care Mandatory Quality Indicator Program into in-home aged care is now open. Read the consultation paper and provide your feedback.

    Audience: Older people, carers and families, Aged care workers, Providers (i.e service administrators, owners), Aged care experts and peak organisations

    Topic: Home care, workforce, regulation and legislation

  • Help us improve online aged care services

    We’re looking for people interested in taking part in user research. We will be running multiple research sessions to improve aged care online services, like the My Aged Care website and portal. Please let us know if you’d like to be involved.

    Audience: Older people, carers and families

    Topic: Home care, Residential care, Diversity and inclusion, Access and navigation, Research and ICT

  • Register your interest for free food and nutrition education and training for aged care chefs and cooks

    We are partnering with the Maggie Beer Foundation to deliver free education and training programs for residential aged care chefs and cooks.

    Audience: Aged care workers, Providers (i.e service administrators, owners)

    Topic: Residential Aged Care


Upcoming aged care events

Come and see us at one of the many sector conferences, expos and community events we attend


Previous engagements

We've held 195 engagements to inform Aged Care Reforms. Read about previous engagement activities and how these have shaped the aged care reforms.

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