Review of the loading for students with disability (SwD)


The National School Resourcing Board (the Board) has been asked to consider, provide findings and make recommendations relating to the current settings for the loadings for students with disability. The Board will also consider and, where appropriate, provide recommendations on Commonwealth assurance processes for information provided to calculate a school’s Commonwealth funding entitlement for students with disability.

Terms of Reference

The Hon Dan Tehan MP, Minister for Education announced terms of reference for a review of the loading for students with disability on 15 November 2018.

A final report and recommendations are to be provided to Government by December 2019. 


The Board will consult widely with interested stakeholders through a public submission process and targeted face-to-face meetings.

Public submissions

On 9 July 2019 a consultation paper was released by the Board inviting public submissions.

Public submissions closed at 5 pm (AEST) on 20 August 2019.

Register your interest

Register your interest to receive updates on the Review.

For more information

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