Indexation of benefits schedule

 

INDEXED BY

FROM
1/7/2019

FROM
1/7/2020
FROM
1/7/2021
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LOSS OF EARNINGS:     
Maximum Weekly AWE 1,390 1,4301,490
Minimum Weekly (or 100% of pre-accident weekly earnings) AWE 686 708740
Dependants - first AWE 194 200209
Dependants - other AWE 62 6467
     
LOSS OF EARNING CAPACITY:     
Maximum Weekly AWE 1,190 1,2301,290
Minimum Weekly (or 100% of pre-accident earning capacity) AWE 637 657686
Dependants - first AWE 180 186194
Dependants - other AWE 61 6366
Supported Employment Program - Unaffected Earnings CPI 169 172174
     
SAFETY NET INCOME BENEFIT (Weekly): AWE 1,390 1,4301,490
     
FATAL DEPENDENCY:     
Maximum Weekly AWE 1,390 1,4301,490
Minimum Weekly (or 100% of the deceased's earning capacity) AWE 686 708740
Dependants - first AWE 194 200209
Dependants - other AWE 62 6467
Lump Sum CPI 188,930 192,720195,190
Education Allowance CPI 3,010 3,0703,110
Surviving child weekly benefit AWE 194 200209
Family Counselling Allowance CPI 16,850 17,19017,410
Funeral Expenses (applies to accidents on or after 20/11/2013)          CPI 15,880 16,20016,410
Travel and Accommodation Expenses to Attend a Funeral (applies to accidents on or after 14 December 2016) CPI 5,290 5,4005,470
     
FAMILY MEMBER VISITING EXPENSES:     
Maximum Allowance per Claim CPI 20,410 20,82021,090
Parental loss of wages AWE 10,320 10,65011,130
Maximum weekly amount payable for parental loss of wages   1,390 1,4301,490
     
CAPPED AMOUNT FOR DAILY LIVING EXPENSES (applies to TAC clients residing in Shared Supported Accommodation facilities or Supported Residential Services) AWE 36.50 37.2037.70
     
OTHER NO-FAULT BENEFITS:     
Travel to Work Allowance CPI 1,460 1,4901,510
Post Hospital Support Allowance AWE 5,460 5,6305,880
     
MAXIMUM NO-FAULT: CPI 181,660 185,310187,690
     
COMMON LAW:     
Threshold CPI 55,840 56,96057,690
Maximum Pecuniary Loss CPI 1,257,290 1,282,5201,298,980
Maximum Pain/Suffering CPI 558,760 569,970577,280
Maximum Wrongs Act CPI 915,220 933,590945,570
     
CPI INDEX   2.0481% 2.0070%1.2831%
AWE INDEX   3.1981% 3.1662%4.4774%
    

Related information:

The Impairment payments for accidents on or after 16 December 2004

The Impairment payments for accidents before 16 December 2004