Assessments

Specific Legislation

 

Sections

 

54 Responsibility of Corporation to make reasonable decisions in timely manner

 

The Corporation must make every decision on a claim on reasonable grounds, and in a timely manner, having regard to the requirements of this Act, the nature of the decision, and all the circumstances.

 

55 Responsibilities of claimant to assist in establishment of cover and entitlements

 

(1) A person who lodges a claim under section 48 must, when reasonably required to do so by the Corporation,—

 

(d) undergo a medical assessment by a registered health professional specified by the Corporation, at the Corporation's expense:

(e) undergo any other assessment at the Corporation's expense.

 

72 Responsibilities of claimant who receives entitlement

 

(1) A claimant who receives any entitlement must, when reasonably required to do so by the Corporation,—

 

(d) undergo assessment by a registered health professional specified by the Corporation, at the Corporation's expense:

(e) undergo assessment, at the Corporation's expense:

 

Schedule 1 Entitlements

 

Clause 7 Preparation of individual rehabilitation plan

 

(3) The following persons must be given an opportunity to participate in the preparation and costing of the plan to the extent that they are willing and able to do so:

 

(a) the claimant:

(b) any medical practitioner providing treatment to the claimant:

(c) any employer or potential employer of the claimant.