The Minister for Aged Care and Senior Australians Richard Colbeck, announced today that thousands of new aged care places will be made available for allocation to approved providers in 2020.
The 2020 Aged Care Approvals Round (ACAR) will offer:
• 10,000 residential aged care places
• 750 short-term restorative care places
• up to $60 million in capital grants for residential aged care.
The application period will open in March 2020 and close in May 2020.