2014 Aged Care Approvals Round Results

A total of 17,849 new aged care places (11,196 residential aged care places and 6,653 home care places) were allocated across Australia in the 2014 Aged Care Approvals Round (ACAR). These new places have an estimated annual recurrent funding value of over $833.6 million. 2014 ACAR results summary

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For the residential aged care allocations:

  • 57% were allocated for new residential aged care facilities
  • 43% were allocated to expand existing residential aged care facilities

The following maps depict the location of new facilities for Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne, clearly demonstrating a suburban flavour to the allocations.

Brisbane ACAP

Sydney ACAP

Melbourne ACAP


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