Lump Sum for Permanent Impairment

Lump Sum for Permanent Independence is a one-off payment.

These rates will be updated from 1 July 2017.

From 1 July 2016, compensation rates are as follows, for:

For 5–9% whole-person impairment

Whole-person impairment (%)

Lump sum ($)

5

2,510.50

6

2,759.87

7

3,034.02

8

3,335.40

9

3,666.71

For 10–19% whole-person impairment

Whole-person impairment (%)

Lump sum ($)

10

4,030.93

 11

4,574.29

12

5,138.60

13

5,720.69

14

6,323.70

15

6,949.29

16

7,594.27

17

8,263.40

18

8,955.12

19

9,672.59

For 20–29% whole-person impairment

Whole-person impairment (%)

Lump sum ($)

20

10,414.32

21

11,181.79

22

11,975.07

23

12,797.38

24

13,648.71

25

14,529.09

26

15,441.67

27

16,384.93

28

17,360.41

29

18,371.34

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For 30–39% whole-person impairment

Whole-person impairment (%)

Lump sum ($)

30

19,417.78

31

20,499.67

32

21,620.30

33

22,779.59

34

23,980.79

35

25,222.29

36

26,509.00

37

27,839.21

38

29,216.14

39

30,643.09

For 40–49% whole-person impairment

Whole-person impairment (%)

Lump sum ($)

40

32,118.42

41

33,645.36

42

35,225.45

43

36,862.00

44

38,555.02

45

40,307.63

46

42,121.56

47

43,998.36

48

45,941.27

49

47,951.93

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For 50–59% whole-person impairment

Whole-person impairment (%)

Lump sum ($)

50

50,033.48

51

52,187.61

52

54,417.51

53

56,724.83

54

59,112.72

55

61,584.51

56

64,143.34

57

66,790.84

58

69,531.88

59

72,368.06

For 60–69% whole-person impairment

Whole-person impairment (%)

Lump sum ($)

60

75,304.13

61

78,343.51

62

81,487.60

63

84,742.99

64

88,112.85

65

91,598.77

66

95,208.87

67

98,943.16

68

102,809.61

69

106,811.48

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For 70–79% whole-person impairment

Whole-person impairment (%)

Lump sum ($)

70

110,952.09

71

115,239.37

72

119,675.01

73

124,267.00

74

129,018.70

75

133,938.04

76

139,028.32

77

144,297.52

78

149,750.57

79

155,395.45

For 80% whole-person impairment (and above)

Whole-person impairment (%)

Lump sum ($)

80

161,237.10

81

167,283.65

82

173,539.82

83

180,012.89

84

186,708.90

85+

193,635.87

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