About disability

Disability Statistics and Facts – About Australians with disability

SHUT OUT: The Experience of People with Disabilities and their Families in Australia

What is the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disability (CRPD) 

The Link between the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the CRPD

The Social Model of Disability

External Disability, Policy & Research Reports


Inclusive Innovation Guide – How to make events more accessible

Disability Standards for Accessible Public Transport 2002

Disability (Access to Premises-Buildings) Standards 2010

World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines

Communication and consultation with people with disability

Communication with people with disabilities

Connect with Me Guide & Toolkit for organisations working & Co-designing with people with disability

Inclusive consultation and engagement


List of disability advocacy organisations

State Anti-Discrimination Boards

Disability Discrimination Act 1992

Human rights and anti-discrimination

Disability Support Pension

DSP & Me – Your guide to the Disability Support Pension

Disability Support Pension Toolkit

DSP Fact Sheet PDF or  (Word version)

Employment resources

Employment resources – for employers

Inclusive Education

Inclusive Education information and resources

The Right to Education for Women and Girls with Disabilities – Fact Sheet

Disability Standards for Education 2005

Government links

Centrelink – Disability Support Pension (DSP)

Department of Social Services

National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)

Other resources

Reporting Crime – Your Rights

Understanding abuse e-learning by National Disability Services

Cost-benefit analysis of independent advocacy by Disability Advocacy Network Australia