Queensland Law Society

Changes to monetary entitlements for personal injury and workers' compensation

On 21 June 2018, the Governor in Council made the Civil Liability and Other Legislation (Prescribed Amounts) Amendment Regulation 2018 (the regulation), which provides for the indexation of various costs, offer limits and monetary caps and thresholds in relation to common law damages for personal injury. Explanatory notes to the regulation are available.

In addition, on 4 June 2018 the Workers’ Compensation Regulator made the Workers’ Compensation and Rehabilitation (QOTE) Notice 2018 and explanatory notes.