Victims of Crime Assistance in Tasmania

Law Access Developer Victims of Crime

In Tasmania you have 3 years from the date of the offence to lodge a claim for Victims of Crime Assistance. This time can be extended in “special circumstances,” i.e. if there has been family violence. If you were a child at the time of the offence, an application must be lodged within three years of reaching the age of 18. To extend the time you must complete an Extension of Time Application.