NSW and VIC governments agree to join Redress Scheme

9 Mar 2018 - 11:00

The state governments of New South Wales and Victoria have agreed to join the Redress Scheme. They are the first state governments to sign up.

This means that subject to the passage of legislation, around 15,000 people who were sexually abused as children while in the care of the New South Wales, Victorian and Commonwealth government institutions can apply for the Redress Scheme when it starts on 1 July 2018.





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