1. Generally you have 12 months to lodge a claim either from the date of accident or from the date you became aware of injury. In certain circumstances TAC will accept a claim up to three years from the date of accident provided there were reasonable grounds for delay.

2. If you were injured in a transport accident, a report must be made to the police or, if relevant, to the train or tram operator.

3. A claim can be lodged online or by phone (1300 654 329).

Galbally & O’Bryan can advise on claims.


The information on this website is of a general nature only and may not reflect recent changes to certain areas of law. It should not be relied upon as a substitute for discussing your situation with a qualified legal practitioner. Contact us for more information.