If you are a victim of crime and have suffered injuries as a result of a crime.
you may be eligible to make an Application for Criminal Injuries Compensation pursuant to the Criminal Injuries Compensation Act 2003 (WA).
The Application should be submitted with all relevant supporting documents to the Office of the Criminal Injuries Compensation for its consideration.
Compensation may be awarded for physical injuries, mental or nervous shock, pain and suffering, loss of enjoyment of life, loss of income, medical expenses, travel expenses for medical treatment, and/or damage of items.
An Application for Criminal Injuries Compensation can be made for an incident that has been reported to the police regardless of whether the offender has been identified, charged or convicted of the offence.