Accident Compensation (Review Costs and Appeals) Regulations 2002

  • Previous title has changed

Schedule 1 Scale of costs and expenses on review

r 4

Schedule 1: replaced, on 1 June 2017, by regulation 6 of the Accident Compensation (Review Costs and Appeals) Amendment Regulations 2017 (LI 2017/72).

Section 148, Accident Compensation Act 2001

ItemMaximum award
($)
Rate
($)
Applicant’s or another person’s representation (awards for items in this category may be made in respect of 1 representative only)—
(a)

preparation and lodging of application for review under section 135

136.35
(b)

participation in a case conference on behalf of applicant or another person before review hearing

68.18
(c)

other preparation of case for review

409.07
(d)

appearance at hearing on behalf of applicant or another person—

409.07
(i)

first hour of hearing (or part thereof)

204.53
(ii)

second hour of hearing

34.08 per 15 minutes
(iii)

later hours of hearing

17.05 per 15 minutes
All relevant and reasonably necessary reports for applicant or another person by any registered specialists (as defined by regulation 3)1,090.84
All relevant and reasonably necessary reports prepared for applicant or another person by a person with a recognised qualification to express a competent view on a matter in issue (for example, a person undertaking an occupational assessment, an architect, or a general medical practitioner)—
(a)

if only 1 report is provided

545.42
(b)

if 2 or more reports are provided

818.12
at the following rates:
(a)

first hour (or part thereof) of preparation

204.53
(b)

second hour of preparation

51.13 per 15 minutes
(c)

third hour of preparation

34.08 per 15 minutes
Other expenses reasonably incurred by applicant or another person, or on behalf of an applicant or other person, associated with a hearing (for example, transport to a hearing or time off work for an applicant, another person, a representative, or a witness or support person such as whānau support; disbursements such as photocopying, childcare, or telephone charges)—681.77
for transport within this category178.780.29 per kilometre for private transport