What's happening now

  • New

    Open data analytics tool

    We've launched the new Open Data analysis tool where you can monitor the performance of the workers compensation system across key metrics. Read more

    New

    PIAWE reforms start next month

    A worker's pre-injury average weekly earnings (PIAWE) will be easier to calculate and understand for workers injured on or after 21 October 2019, when reforms take effect. Read more

    New

    Step by step information service for life events

    Knowing what you need to do during complex life events can be a daunting experience. These guides can help. Read more

  • Notice

    Increasing transparency and accountability in the workers compensation scheme

    We have closely considered the findings of the Hayne Royal Commission and the APRA Capability Review and taken a decision to be more proactive in publishing details of scheme and insurer performance and compliance and enforcement activity. Read more

    Ministerial media release

    Injured road users and workers to benefit from dispute resolution changes

    The NSW Government has endorsed reforms that simplify the dispute resolution system for injured road users and workers who make a compensation claim. Read more

    Media release

    Proposed changes to dispute resolution systems announced

    The NSW Government has endorsed proposed reforms to simplify the dispute resolution system for injured road users and workers who make a compensation claim. Read more

  • Bulletins

    Workers compensation regulation bulletin - Issue 74 (October 2019)

    In this edition: PIAWE reforms have now commenced; we look at calculating PIAWE, PIAWE by agreement, recalculations and indexation. Read more

    Bulletins

    Workers compensation regulation bulletin - Issue 73 (October 2019)

    This bulletin includes articles about SIRA's mental health recovery @ work program, updated guidance on referrals to injury management consultants and the PIAWE reforms. Read more

    Bulletins

    Workers compensation regulation bulletin - Issue 72 (September 2019)

    This bulletin provides updates on two important consultations. Our consultation into the Regulatory Requirements for Health Care Arrangements has been launched. Also, we have begun publishing submissions we received as part of the Compliance and Performance Review of the Nominal Insurer consultation. Read more

  • YouTube

    Skye's return to work

    Work played an important role in Skye’s recovery from injuries received in a car crash while travelling for work. In this video, Skye explains how her employer supported her return to work and wellbeing.

    YouTube

    How to apply for personal injury benefits

    Explains how to make a claim for 'income support payments' and medical treatment if you've been injured in a motor accident in NSW.

    YouTube

    The road ahead to Green Slip reform

    Under a reformed CTP scheme the average price of a Green Slip will be reduced by more than $100. Watch this video to learn more.