If you have an injury in New Zealand, even if you are on vacation here from overseas, ACC can help with treatment. Follow this link for more information. 

Support Available 
Depending on individual needs, ACC provides a range of support options.

Disagree with an outcome? 
If someone is unhappy about the management or outcome of a claim, this explains the process to seek redress.  

The following link provides information on ACC support and services to people with serious injury-related disabilities.

 

Key Terms and information

Accident

Personal Injury

Mental Injury                   

Work Related Personal Injury

 

Free Advice and Support

The NZCTU's Workplace Injury Advocacy Service is a free service that can provide general information if you have experienced an injury that has impacted on your ability to work, whether it was incurred in the workplace or not. They can also provide contact details for lawyers and advocates throughout New Zealand who specialise in supporting and representing people with ACC issues.

Workplace Injury Advocacy Service: 0800486 466 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Acclaim Otago is a support group that advocates for systemic change to improve the lives of injured people.