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​Reassessment of Victims Compensation Claims

The NSW Government has announced that from 1 September 2015 victims who were in the transition between the old Victims Compensation Scheme and the Victims Support Scheme can have their claim reassessed.

UPDATE: The Victims Rights and Support Amendment (Transitional Claims) Regulation 2015 was published on 21 August and will commence on 1 September 2015.

The Victims Rights and Support Amendment (Transitional Claims) Regulation 2015 (webpage)

Media release (PDF 191Kb)

All eligible victims will receive correspondence from Victims Services, which will provide information about the application process and what you will need to do.

Fact sheet (PDF 52Kb) l webpage
Frequently asked questions (PDF 96Kb) l webpage
Application for reassessment (PDF 513Kb)

Phone: Victims Support Line on 1800 993 031 (free call from fixed landline phones) or (02) 8688 6600

Fax: (02) 8688 9632

Email: vsrp@justice.nsw.gov.au