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Administrative law challenges to claims disputes

The principal claims assessor and claims assessors make statutory administrative decisions under the Motor Accidents Compensation Act 1999.

These decisions are subject to review by the Court.

The table below lists the administrative challenges made to claims disputes since October 1999 and provides a link to the Court decision.

Subject

Decision

Decision date

Jurisdiction

Judicial Officers

2x Principal Claims Assessor s.92(1)(a) Decisions

Claims Assessor s.92(1)(b) Decision

Smalley v Motor Accidents Authority of New South Wales [2012] NSWSC 1456

2/11/2012

Supreme Court

Justice Rein

2x Principal Claims Assessor s.92(1)(a) Decisions

Claims Assessor s.92(1)(b) Decision

Smalley v Motor Accident Authority of New South Wales [2013] NSWCA 318

26/09/2013

Court of Appeal

Barrett, Meagher and Leeming JJ

Claims Assessor Direction

Munro v Motor Accidents Authority of New South Wales [2008] NSWSC 366

2/05/2008

Supreme Court

Associate Justice Malpass

Claims Assessor Direction

Claims Assessor s.92(1)(b) Decision

Allianz Australia Insurance Limited v Motor Accidents Authority of NSW and ors. [2006] NSWSC 1096

16/10/2006

Supreme Court

Justice Sully

Claims Assessor s.62(1)(b) Decision

Devic v Motor Accident of Authority of NSW [2009] NSWSC 1289

2/12/2008

Supreme Court

Justice Davies

Claims Assessor s.62(1)(b) Decision

Trazivuk v Motor Accidents Authority of New South Wales & Ors [2010] NSWCA 287

9/10/2009

Supreme Court

Justice Patten

Claims Assessor s.62(1)(b) Decision

Chami v Motor Accidents Authority of NSW [2009] NSWSC 1358

8/12/2009

Supreme Court

Associate Justice Harrison

Claims Assessor s.62(1)(b) Decision

Trazivuk v Motor Accidents Authority of New South Wales & Ors [2010] NSWCA 287

24/10/2010

Court of Appeal

Justices Giles, Young, Handley

Claims Assessor s.62(1)(b) Decision

GIO General Limited v Passau [2013] NSWSC 682

30/05/2013

Supreme Court

Justice Harrison

Claims Assessor s.62(1)(b) Decision

Allianz Australia Insurance Ltd v Gonzalez (No 2) [2015] NSWSC 693

5/06/2015

Supreme Court

Justice Campbell

Claims Assessor s.62(1)(b) Decision

Zurich Australian Insurance Limited v Mestric [2015] NSWSC 187

8/03/2016

Supreme Court

Justice Adams

Claims Assessor s.62(1)(b) Decision

Medical Assessor s.61 Certificate

Insurance Australia Limited t/as NRMA Insurance v Melkonyants [2016] NSWSC 503

26/04/2016

Supreme Court

Justice Rothman

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

Proper Officer s.62(1)(a) Decision

Proper Officer s.63(1) Decision

AAMI Ltd v Ali [2012] NSWSC 969

24/08/2012

Supreme Court

Justice Beech-Jones

Proper Officer s.60 Allocation Decision

Proper Officer s.62(1)(a) Decision

Claims Assessor s.62(1)(b) Decision

QBE Insurance (Australia) Ltd v Jovanovic [2015] NSWSC 241

20/03/2015

Supreme Court

Justice Garling

Claims Assessor s.92(1)(b) Decision

Insurance Australia Limited trading as NRMA Insurance v Motor Accidents Authority of New South Wales and Mahmoud Khateib [2006] NSWSC 1448

22/12/2006

Supreme Court

Justice Rothman

Claims Assessor s.92(1)(b) Decision

Insurance Australia Limited trading as NRMA Insurance v Motor Accidents Authority of New South Wales and Mahmoud Khateib [2006] NSWSC 1448

22/12/2006

Supreme Court

Justice Rothman

Claims Assessor s.92(1)(b) Decision

Insurance Australia Limited trading as NRMA Insurance (000 016 722) v Motor Accidents Authority of New South Wales & 2 Ors; Kelly v Motor Accidents Authority of New South Wales & Anor [2007] NSWCA 314

08/11/2007

Court of Appeal

Justices Spigelman, Beazley, Giles

Claims Assessor s.92(1)(b) Decision

Insurance Australia Limited trading as NRMA Insurance (000 016 722) v Motor Accidents Authority of New South Wales & 2 Ors; Kelly v Motor Accidents Authority of New South Wales & Anor [2007] NSWCA 314

08/11/2007

Court of Appeal

Justices Spigelman, Beazley, Giles

Claims Assessor s.92(1)(b) Decision

Allianz Australia Insurance Ltd v Tarabay [2013] NSWSC 141

1/03/2013

Supreme Court

Justice Rothman

Claims Assessor s.92(1)(b) Decision

Insurance Australia Ltd v Motor Accidents Authority of New South Wales [2013] NSWSC 1439

27/09/2013

Supreme Court

Justice Hulme

Claims Assessor s.92(1)(b) Decision

Insurance Australia Limited t/as NRMA Insurance v Banos [2013] NSWSC 1519

17/10/2013

Supreme Court

Justice Campbell

Claims Assessor s.92(1)(b) Decision

Principal Claims Assessor s.92(1)(b) Decision

Zurich Australian Insurance Ltd v MAA and Anor [2006] NSWSC 845

22/08/2006

Supreme Court

Justice Hoeben

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

Richards v Richards [2006] NSWSC 140

16/03/2006

Supreme Court

Associate Justice Malpass

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

Allianz Australia Insurance Limited v Crazzi and Others [2006] NSWSC 1090

18/10/2006

Supreme Court

Justice Johnson

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

Toubia v Peters & 2 Ors [2006] NSWSC 1088

20/10/2006

Supreme Court

Associate Justice Malpass

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

Insurance Australia Limited trading as NRMA Insurance v Helou; Helou v NRMA Insurance Australia Ltd [2007] NSWSC 1451

14/12/2007

Supreme Court

Associate Justice Malpass

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

Insurance Australia Limited trading as NRMA Insurance v Helou [2008] NSWCA 240

07/10/2008

Court of Appeal

Justices Allsop, Campbell, Bell

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

Australian Associated Motor Insurers Ltd v Motor Accidents Authority of NSW [2010] NSWSC 833

30/07/2010

Supreme Court

Justice Barr

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

QBE Insurance (Australia) Limited v Peter Cowan [2010] NSWSC 933

24/08/2010

Supreme Court

Justice Hislop

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

Zurich Australian Insurance Limited v Elizabeth Pellegrino; Elizabeth Pellegrino v NRMA Insurance Australia Ltd [2010] NSWSC 1114

30/09/2010

Supreme Court

Associate Justice Harrison

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

Insurance Australia Limited Ltd trading as NRMA Insurance v Hutton-Potts and Ors [2010] NSWSC 1446

17/12/2010

Supreme Court

Justice Schmidt

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

Allianz Australia Insurance Limited v Kerr [2011] NSWSC 347

29/04/2011

Supreme Court

Justice Hislop

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

NRMA Insurance Limited v Ainsworth [2011] NSWSC 344

29/04/2011

Supreme Court

Justice Rothman

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

NRMA Insurance Limited v Ainsworth [2011] NSWCA 292

07/09/2011

Court of Appeal

Justices Allsop & Basten

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

Allianz Australia Insurance Limited v Sprod & Ors [2011] NSWSC 1157

29/09/2011

Supreme Court

Justice Hoeben

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

Allianz Australia Insurance Limited v Cervantes [2011] NSWSC 1296

2/11/2011

Supreme Court

Justice Rothman

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

Allianz Australia Insurance Limited v Serria Girgis & Ors [2011] NSWSC 1424

25/11/2011

Supreme Court

Justice Adams

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

Allianz Australia Insurance Ltd v Kerr [2012] NSWCA 13

16/02/2012

Court of Appeal

Justices Basten, Macfarlan and McColl

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

QBE Insurance (Australia) Limited v Durkin & Ors [2012] NSWSC 72

26/03/2012

Supreme Court

Justice Hall

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

CIC Allianz Australia Limited v Daniel Luke McDonald & Ors [2012] NSWSC 887

13/06/2012

Supreme Court

Justice Hidden

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

Allianz Australia Insurance Ltd v Cervantes [2012] NSWCA 244

8/08/2012

Court of Appeal

Justices McColl, Basten, Macfarlan

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

Allianz Australia Insurance Ltd v Sprod [2012] NSWCA 281

12/09/2012

Court of Appeal

Justices Barrett, Campbell, Sackville

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

Insurance Australia Group Ltd t/as NRMA Insurance v Motor Accidents Authority of NSW [2013] NSWSC 318

11/04/2013

Supreme Court

Justice Harrison

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

NRMA Insurance Limited v Pham [2013] NSWSC 468

3/05/2013

Supreme Court

Justice Hall

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

Allianz Australia Insurance Ltd v Shamoun [2013] NSWSC 579

17/05/2013

Supreme Court

Justice McCallum

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

Allianz Australia Insurance Limited v Harrison [2013] NSWSC 1211

2/09/2013

Supreme Court

Justice Hoeben

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

AAMI Limited v Cirevska [2013] NSWSC 1438

27/09/2013

Supreme Court

Justice Hulme

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

AAI Ltd v Josipovic [2013] NSWSC 1524

17/10/2013

Supreme Court

Justice Campbell

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

Zurich Australia Insurance Ltd v Roumanos [2013] NSWSC 1922

20/12/2013

Supreme Court

Justice Garling

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

Pham v NRMA Insurance Ltd [2014] NSWCA 22

19/02/2014

Court of Appeal

Leeming, MacGarlan, Tobias JJ

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

QBE Insurance (Australia) Ltd v Volokhova [2014] NSWSC 726

10/06/2014

Supreme Court

Associate Justice Harrison

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

RACQ Insurance Ltd v Motor Accidents Authority of NSW (No 2) [2014] NSWSC 1126

22/08/2014

Supreme Court

Justice Campbell

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

IAG Limited trading as NRMA Insurance v Tran [2015] NSWSC 263

20/03/2015

Supreme Court

Justice Hall

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

IAG Limited t/as NRMA Insurance v Zahed [2015] NSWSC 657

29/05/2015

Supreme Court

Justice Hulme

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

QBE Insurance (Australia) Limited v Thomson [2015] NSWSC 650

29/05/2015

Supreme Court

Justice Hulme

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

Ex Tempore

14/07/2015

Supreme Court

Justice Adams

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

Insurance Australia Limited v O’Shannessy [2015] NSWSC 1047

31/07/2015

Supreme Court

Justice Beech-Jones

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

Allianz Aust Insurance Ltd v Habib & Ors [2015] NSWSC 1719

20/11/2015

Supreme Court

Justice Beech-Jones

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

Allianz Australia Insurance Limited v Zein [2016] NSWSC 196

8/03/2016

Supreme Court

Justice Adamson

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

Insurance Australia Ltd t/as NRMA Insurance v Pate [2016] NSWSC 278

18/03/2016

Supreme Court

Justice Schmidt

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

Zahed v IAG Limited t/as NRMA Insurance [2016] NSWCA 55

23/03/2016

Court of Appeal

Acting Justice Emmett, Justice Meagher and Justice Leeming

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

Allianz Insurance Limited v Larriera [2016] NSWSC 441

15/04/2016

Supreme Court

Justice Campbell

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

NRMA Insurance Limited v Buckley [2016] NSWSC 475

26/04/2016

Supreme Court

Justice Rothman

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

Principal Claims Assessor s.94(6) Decision

Zurich Australia Insurance Limited v Motor Accidents Authority of NSW & Ors [2010] NSWSC 214

31/03/2010

Supreme Court

Justice Whealy

Principal Claims Assessor s.94(6) Decision

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

Allianz Australia Insurance Ltd v Roger Ward & Ors [2010] NSWSC 720

30/11/2010

Supreme Court

Justice Hidden

Principal Claims Assessor s.91 Decision

Claims Assessor s.96 Certificate

Gudelj v Motor Accidents Authority of New South Wales [2010] NSWSC 436

14/05/2010

Supreme Court

Justice McDougall

Principal Claims Assessor s.91 Decision

Claims Assessor s.96 Certificate

Gudelj v Motor Accidents Authority of New South Wales [2011] NSWCA 158

24/06/2011

Court of Appeal

Justices Giles, Hodgson, Handley

Principal Claims Assessor s.92(1)(a) Decision

QBE Insurance v Motor Accidents Authority [2008] NSWSC 434

14/05/2008

Supreme Court

Associate Justice Harrison

Principal Claims Assessor s.92(1)(a) Decision

Australian Associated Motor Insurers Ltd v Cassidy & 2 Ors [2009] NSWSC 804

31/07/2009

Supreme Court

Justice Fullerton

Principal Claims Assessor s.92(1)(a) Decision

Aaron Mordue v QBE Insurance (Australia) Limited [2015] NSWSC 98

20/02/2015

Supreme Court

Justice Adams

Principal Claims Assessor s.92(1)(a) Decision

Insurance Australia trading as NRMA v Ural [2015] NSWSC 620

29/05/2015

Supreme Court

Justice Young

Principal Claims Assessor s.92(1)(b) Decision

Insurance Australia Limited trading as NRMA Insurance v Motor Accidents Authority of NSW & Ors [2010] NSWSC 478

20/05/2010

Supreme Court

Justice Barr

Principal Claims Assessor s.92(1)(b) Decision

Claims Assessor s.94 Certificate

CIC Allianz Insurance Ltd v Erturk & Ors [2010] NSWSC 302

21/04/2010

Supreme Court

Justice Simpson