1.1.C.20 Counselling & psychological component

Definition

For the purposes of the National Redress Scheme, the counselling and psychological component refers to:

  • access to counselling and psychological services by a declared provider of these services under the Scheme, or
  • the counselling and psychological services payment under the Scheme.

The type of the component a person receives will depend on where they live at the time of their application.

Act reference: NRSAct section 6 The Dictionary, section 16 What redress is provided to a person?

Policy reference: Redress Guide 5.2 Counselling & psychological services under the Scheme

Last reviewed: 1 July 2019