The scheme is overseen by the Seafarers Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Authority (Seacare Authority).
A review of the national compensation scheme for seafarers was undertaken by Mr Robin Stewart-Crompton in 2012.
The final report of the Review of the Seacare scheme was publically released on 20 May 2013. The report outlines 67 recommendations to modernise the scheme for seafarers to ensure it is working effectively and efficiently.
Submissions to the review closed on 19 December 2012.
Submissions received and a copy of the Discussion Paper that supported the submissions is available for public viewing.
Want to know more?
- Email: WorkersCompensationPolicy@jobs.gov.au
- Call the Review Secretariat on 1300 131 798