Accident Compensation Act 2001

65 Survivor’s grant


The Corporation is liable to pay a survivor’s grant for a deceased claimant as follows:


to a surviving spouse or partner of the claimant, $4,702.79 but, if there is more than 1 surviving spouse or partner, the Corporation must divide that amount equally between them:


to each child of the claimant who has not yet turned 18 years, $2,351.40:


to any other dependant of the claimant, $2,351.40.


Adjustments to the amounts specified in subclause (1) must be made in the manner provided in section 116.

Compare: 1998 No 114 Schedule 1 cl 66

Schedule 1 clause 65(1)(a): amended, on 26 April 2005, by section 8(1) of the Injury Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Compensation Amendment Act 2005 (2005 No 12).