The Victims of Crime Assistance Tribunal is committed to serving the community as we face COVID-19.
In light of the recent COVID-19 pandemic, the Tribunal is in a position to authorise payment for remote psychological or counselling session where an award has previously been made for face
The Justice Legislation Amendment (Victims) Act 2018 has brought about the below changes to the Victims of Crime Assistance Act 1996:
The Victorian Law Reform Commission (VLRC) tabled its completed report to Parliament on 19 September 2018.
For all safety related expenses that require installation such as security camera systems and alarms, there is a requirement pursuant to the Private Security Act 2004 for installers of these devices to be appropriately registered.
Reporting to Police / Character and behaviour of the Applicant
The Victims Support Agency (VSA) can help connect you to the most relevant agency for the type of assistance you are seeking. The Tribunal encourages you to contact the VSA on 1800 819 817, which operates 7 days per week between 8am to 11pm.