The scheme covers people who are injured or die as a result of an accident involving a registered motor vehicle in the Northern Territory, irrespective of where the motor vehicle is registered.
All types of road users are protected by the scheme including pedestrians, drivers, passengers, motor cyclists and cyclists.
MAC is a no-fault scheme. Even if the accident was deemed your fault, you may still be eligible to receive benefits. However, certain exclusions and reductions to benefits may apply if the injured or deceased were involved in criminal or reckless conduct, such as drink driving.