Guidelines were incorrectly altered to remove direct eligibility for all but most severe autism

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The Turnbull government has accidentally published details of changes that would deny a huge number of autistic children direct access to the national disability insurance scheme, causing “outrage” among autism groups.

The autism community was left in shock this week after discovering a major alteration had been made to the NDIS operational guidelines, a document that sets out the conditions qualifying people for access to the scheme.

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