BSWAT class action now settled

23 Dec 2016 - 10:30

On 16 December 2016, the Federal Court approved the settlement of the BSWAT class action.

Thousands of people with intellectual impairment can now register for the Australian Government’s BSWAT Payment Scheme.

The scheme will provide a one-off payment of $100 or more to an eligible person with intellectual impairment.

Eligible supported employees must register for the scheme by 30 April 2017.

You can register with the scheme online, by email or by calling the BSWAT Payment Scheme hotline on 1800 799 515.

For enquiries, call the hotline on 1800 799 515 or send an email to

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