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The Impact of Victims of Crime Compensation on Recovery and Well-being

Being a victim of a crime can shatter your world, leaving you feeling lost and vulnerable. In the aftermath, it can be challenging to navigate the legal complexities and understand your entitlements. That’s where RV Legal’s Victims of Crime Compensation team steps in to provide professional legal support in Melbourne. Our mission is simple: to

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Who Pays Compensation to the Victims of Crime?

The Victims of Crime Assistance Tribunal (VOCAT) is the Victorian scheme that provides financial assistance to those affected by a violent crime. Acts of violence can cover a range of areas: sexual assault domestic violence physical and psychological abuse homicide. Victims of crime compensation schemes are paid for any loss of wages or income. The

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When to Seek Legal Assistance as a Victim of Crime

If you have been the victim of a crime, you are entitled to legal assistance and help from a range of government bodies, including the police and the Victims of Crime Assistance Tribunal (VOCAT). You may also be eligible to receive some form of compensation for your experience as a victim of crime. Find out

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How is Compensation Calculated for Victims of Crime?

If you have been the victim of a violent crime and wish to seek compensation, you may be eligible for a range of options for financial assistance. The Victims of Crime Assistance Tribunal (VOCAT) provides support to victims of violent crime to help cover the costs incurred, such as medical expenses and loss of earnings.

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