NT Motor Accidents Compensation Commission

NT Motor Accidents Compensation Commission

Level of Benefits

Benefits are indexed each year effective from 1 January, except for Loss of Earning Capacity benefits which are indexed twice a year (1 January and 1 July).


Benefits payable are assessed accordingly on a individual claim circumstances. Exclusions may apply. For further information on these refer to the Exclusions and Benefits Reductions section.

Current Level of Benefits

As at 1 January 2018

Benefits
 Max amount
Permanent Impairment
(Section 17)
  $336,232.00
Medical & Rehabilitation
(Section 18)
Reasonable costs
Attendant Care (Section 18A)
per week
$1,034.56
Modifications/ Alterations 
(Section 19)
 Reasonable costs
Death Benefit (Section 22)
$252,174.00
 Funeral Benefit
 $8,405.80
Dependent Child Benefit
(Section 23)
 $161.65
Dependent Parent Benefit
(Section 24)
 $252,174.00
Private Vehicle Travel Reimbursement
 33 cents per km
Loss of Earning Capacity Benefits (Section 13) Resident per week
 $941.60
Loss of Earning Capacity Benefits (Section 13) Non Resident per week
  $821.60

Sliding Scale of Permanent Impairment Benefits (Section 17) as at 1 January 2018

Percentage
 Pays
 Benefit
Under 5%
Nil 
 $0
 5-9%
2% 
 $6,724.64
 10%
 3%
 $10,086.96
 11%
4% 
$13,449.28
 12%
 6%
$20,173.92
 13%
 8%
 $26,898.56
 14%
 12%
$40,347.84
 15%
 15%
$50,434.80