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Results of the 2015 Aged Care Approvals Round (ACAR)

March 2016
Department of Health

A total of 17,385 new aged care places (10,940 residential aged care places and 6,445 home care places) were allocated across Australia in the 2015 Aged Care Approvals Round (ACAR). These new places have an estimated annual recurrent funding value of over $910 million. In addition, $67 million in capital grants has been allocated nationwide to help aged care providers to establish new services or upgrade existing facilities. This dataset provides details of the allocations made to successful applicants (excluding deferred allocations) listed by state/territory, provider and region.