The Guides to Social Policy Law is a collection of publications designed to assist decision makers administering social policy law. The information contained in this publication is intended only as a guide to relevant legislation/policy. The information is accurate as at the date listed at the bottom of the page, but may be subject to change. To discuss individual circumstances please contact Services Australia.

1.1.A.60 Approved form


For the purposes of the National Redress Scheme, an 'approved form' is a document or form the Operator has approved in 'writing' to be used under the Scheme.

Some examples of an approved form are:

  • application for redress form
  • acceptance document to accept an offer of redress
  • declining an offer of redress form
  • application for a review of a determination form.

Act reference: NRSAct section 188 Approved forms

Policy reference: Redress Guide 9.3.3 Approved forms

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