Macquarie University Academics, funded by a Financial Literacy Australia grant, have developed a fees and costs calculator to help older Australians (and their advisors) better understand the fees and costs associated with retirement villages and be able to compare different contracts. You can utilise the calculator below.
MQU Retirement Village Fees & Cost Tool
COTA Australia Federal Budget 2017-18 Pre-Budget Position Statement
1 February 2017, COTA Submissions