Aged Care Funding Instrument

The Aged Care Funding Instrument (ACFI) is the classification instrument used to pay subsidies to residential aged care services.

About the ACFI

Watch a video to learn about the ACFI.

ACFI rates and Answer Appraisal Pack

You can download the Department of Health’s:

Submitting an ACFI

There are 2 ways to send ACFI applications:

Get the benefits of online claiming:

  • submit the ACFI instantly through the B2G and Web Form channels
  • we let you know that day when we get your ACFI application
  • ACFI funding starts from the date we get the AC001 form
  • more accurate data and payments.

To register for Aged Care Online Claiming you must complete either:

Page last updated: 23 November 2020