4.7.1 Extension of acceptance period

Summary

A person may request an extension of the acceptance period in writing to the Scheme before the end of their acceptance period. The Scheme may accept the request to extend a person's acceptance period if they consider that there are exceptional circumstances. If an extension is granted, the person will be notified by the Scheme in writing.

The Scheme can also initiate an extension if it deems there are exceptional circumstances. If this occurs, the person will be notified by the Scheme in writing.

Act reference: NRSAct section 40 Acceptance period for offers of redress

Policy reference: Redress Guide 4.7 Acceptance period

Last reviewed: 1 July 2019