Skip to main content

Care Classification of Individuals in Aged Care

Australian National Aged Care Classification System: AN-ACC

The Final Report of the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety (published March, 2021) recommended that Aged Care funding be delivered through a Casemix classification system – such as AN-ACC. AN-ACC is a classification tool and all aged care recipients from October 1, 2022 receive funding based on being allocated a Classification of 1 to 13.

AN-ACC: Flowchart

The flowchart available for download below broadly illustrates how individuals are classified, based on:
    • Resident interviews
    • Observation (including of care activities)
    • Clinical documentation


If you would like to arrange professional advice in relation to the above matters, please complete the Inquiry form below providing details and you will be contacted accordingly. You will receive a fee quotation in advance of any advice or services being provided.