6.3.10 Maximum payments - actions for damages

Maximum payments as follows - benefits from:

1 July 2014
Actions for damages 2014/15 2015/16 2016/17 2017/18 2018/19 2019/20 2020/21 2021/22
Pecuniary loss - WIRC Act 

s340(a)(i)

(threshold)

$58,210 $59,040 $60,150 $61,040 $62,370 $63,650 $64,930 $65,760
s340(a)(ii)

(maximum)

$1,310,590 $1,329,350 $1,354,360 $1,374,370 $1,404,380 $1,433,140 $1,461,900 $1,480,660
Pecuniary loss - AC Act

s135A(7)(a)(i)

(threshold)

$62,030 $62,030 $62,590 $64,770 $67,260 $69,410 $71,610 $74,820

s135A(7)(a)(ii)

(maximum)

$1,396,690 $1,396,690 $1,409,160 $1,458,250 $1,514,290 $1,562,720 $1,612,200 $1,684,380
Pain and suffering - WIRC Act 

s340(b)(i)

(threshold)

$56,230 $57,030 $58,100 $58,960 $60,250 $61,480 $62,710 $63,510

s340(b)(ii)

(maximum)

$570,590 $578,760 $589,650 $598,360 $611,430 $623,950 $636,470 $644,640
Pain and suffering - AC Act 

s135A(7)(b)(i)

(threshold)

$52,070 $52,820 $53,810 $54,600 $55,790 $56,930 $58,070 $58,820

s135A(7)(b)(ii)

(maximum)

$528,480 $536,040 $546,130 $554,200 $566,300 $577,900 $589,560 $597,060

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