Merit Review matters

  • Merit Review matters may be conducted on the papers or by teleconference or Skype videoconferencing as appropriate, (with the exception of face-to face meetings) in accordance with cl 7.203 of the Motor Accident Guidelines (MAGs).
  • The same procedures for teleconferences and video conferences, as outlined above, apply to Merit Review matters.
  • The Merit Review matter will be determined by a merit reviewer with a certificate and a brief statement of reasons for determination being issued to the parties within 28 days of the application being made (cl 7.214 and cl 7.215 of MAGs).