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Impairment payments for accidents on or after 16 December 2004

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  • The TAC will automatically index impairment benefits at the beginning of each financial year in accordance with the formula as stipulated in the Transport Accident Act (1986).
  • Increases to the lump sum are in line with the Consumer Price Index (CPI) of Melbourne.

The figures below are as of 1 July 2019.

Minors benefit $194

Section 47 Lump sum benefit for accidents on or after 16 December 2004 as at 1 July 2019
%$%$%$
11 $7,880 41 $66,140 71 $142,770
12 $9,340 42 $68,270 72 $145,630
13 $10,800 43 $70,400 73 $148,490
14 $12,260 44 $72,530 74 $151,350
15 $13,720 45 $74,660 75 $154,210
16 $15,180 46 $76,790 76 $157,070
17 $16,640 47 $78,920 77 $159,930
18 $18,100 48 $81,050 78 $162,790
19 $19,560 49 $83,180 79 $165,650
20 $21,410 50 $86,000 80 $171,270
21 $23,540 51 $88,490 81 $176,960
22 $25,670 52 $90,980 82 $182,650
23 $27,800 53 $93,470 83 $188,340
24 $29,930 54 $95,960 84 $194,030
25 $32,060 55 $98,450 85 $199,720
26 $34,190 56 $100,940 86 $205,410
27 $36,320 57 $103,430 87 $211,100
28 $38,450 58 $105,920 88 $216,790
29 $40,580 59 $108,410 89 $222,480
30 $42,710 60 $111,310 90 $234,080
31 $44,840 61 $114,170 91 $245,500
32 $46,970 62 $117,030 92 $256,920
33 $49,100 63 $119,890 93 $268,340
34 $51,230 64 $122,750 94 $279,760
35 $53,360 65 $125,610 95 $291,180
36 $55,490 66 $128,470 96 $302,600
37 $57,620 67 $131,330 97 $314,020
38 $59,750 68 $134,190 98 $325,440
39 $61,880 69 $137,050 99 $336,860
40 $64,010 70 $139,910 100 $359,680

Summary tables

Indexed benefits as from 1 July 2019


Impairment rating


Impairment benefit

10% or less $0

11% - 19%

$6,420 + ((D-10) x $1,460)

20% - 49%

$21,410 + ((D-20) x $2,130)

50% - 59%

$86,000 + ((D-50) x $2,490)

60% - 79%

$111,310 + ((D-60) x $2,860)

80% - 89%

$171,270 + ((D-80) x $5,690)

90% - 99%

$234,080 + ((D-90) x $11,420)

100%

$359,680

Where 'D' is the degree of impairment expressed as a percentage.

Indexed benefits as from 1 July 2018


Impairment rating


Impairment benefit

10% or less $0

11% - 19%

$6,290 + ((D-10) x $1,430)

20% - 49%

$20,980 + ((D-20) x $2,090)

50% - 59%

$84,270 + ((D-50) x $2,440)

60% - 79%

$109,080 + ((D-60) x $2,800)

80% - 89%

$167,830 + ((D-80) x $5,580)

90% - 99%

$229,380 + ((D-90) x $11,190)

100%

$352,460

Where 'D' is the degree of impairment expressed as a percentage.

Indexed benefits as from 1 July 2017


Impairment rating


Impairment benefit

10% or less $0

11% - 19%

$6,160 + ((D-10) x $1,400)

20% - 49%

$20,530 + ((D-20) x $2,050)

50% - 59%

$82,470 + ((D-50) x $2,390)

60% - 79%

$106,750 + ((D-60) x $2,740)

80% - 89%

$164,240 + ((D-80) x $5,460)

90% - 99%

$224,480 + ((D-90) x $10,950)

100%

$344,930

Where 'D' is the degree of impairment expressed as a percentage.