Consultation on ACC regulated payments for treatment
13 December 2019, 5pm
From 19 November to 13 December 2019 we sought your views on changes to regulated payments for treatment to apply from 1 July 2020.
Published: 19 Nov 2019
We are consulting on a proposal to increase the amounts prescribed by regulation that ACC is liable to pay towards the cost of injury treatment, and other minor changes. The increases were calculated from inflation indexes and apply for a two year pe...
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ACC is required to undertake a regular review of the regulated amounts it is liable to pay towards the cost of injury treatment, given cost pressures in the health sector, and make a recommendation to the Minister for ACC. The Minister has accepted ACC’s proposed increases for treatment rates and MBIE consulted on the proposal on behalf of the Minister.
The consultation period closed on 13 December 2019, and the submissions we received are available to view below. We received 19 submissions in total (two of which were made in confidence). Please note that some personal details have been removed from the submissions at the request of the submitters.
We have analysed the submissions received and are now in the process of summarising these for the Minister and developing final recommendations.
Read the submissions(external link)
Last updated: 18 February 2020