The cost associated with have your NDIS plan managed by a registered plan manager is allocated into your NDIS funding that has been approved.
Plan management comes under Capacity Building; Choice and Control. It is s stated support and can only be used for this purpose. It does not deduct from other funding streams.
These terms are often confused when discussing NDIS services.
Plan Management is one of the three way that you can manage your NDIS funding.
Support coordination or 'Coordination of Supports' is when someone helps you to get started and implement your plan. Your support coordinator will help you find services and supports in your local community.
NDIS Plan management allows the flexibility to use both registered and unregistered providers.
Having your NDIS Plan Managed means the financial and administrative side of your plan is looked after for you. So you can focus on achieving your goals.
Your Plan Manager, Like MyLinks, can also help with some service coordination and help develop service agreements.