Glossary of ACC terms

Entitlement

Entitlement

Assistance from ACC in the form of funded treatment and rehabilitation for a covered injury.

Other types of entitlements are loss of earnings compensation; funeral and survivors' grants where the injury is fatal; and contributions to the support of dependent children of a deceased client. Eligibility for these others depends on the circumstances of the claim.

Last updated: 23 May 2014

Last reviewed: 23 May 2014