Information for injured workers: Weekly payments and your entitlements

Information on how payments such as accrued annual leave will affect the payments you receive from WorkCover.


What it contains

These amendments to the Accident Compensation Act 1985 came into effect on 5 April 2010 and changed the way certain entitlements impact on a worker's weekly payments.

This document tells you:

  • how annual and long service leave affect your payments
  • how lump sum payments and pensions affect your payments
  • about stopping work or reducing hours due to a circumstance unrelated to the injury