BSWAT Payment Scheme
The Business Services Wage Assessment Tool (BSWAT) Payment Scheme will provide a one-off payment in certain circumstances to eligible supported employees with an intellectual impairment whose wages were assessed and paid using the BSWAT.
As the scheme progresses, the information contained in the web pages below will be updated and new web pages will be added.
This web page provides a step-by-step guide to help potential applicants understand the process that is involved in participating in the BSWAT Payment Scheme.
A public register of qualified legal practitioners and accredited financial counsellors who have expressed their interest in providing services under the scheme.
If a participant or their nominee is not happy with a decision made about the BSWAT Payment Scheme, they can ask for a review.
This web page includes resources that may assist you when registering and applying for the BSWAT Payment Scheme, such as easy read fact sheets and guides. This page also includes resources for participants’ families and nominees, employers, and legal advisors and financial counsellors.
This web page includes information for legal advisors and financial counsellors interested in providing services to participants.
This web page includes information about the upcoming, information sessions about the BSWAT Payment Scheme for supported employees, their family and carers.
This web page includes general information about the BSWAT Payment Scheme, including the history, how the scheme works, eligibility criteria, and the scheme’s relationship to the class action.