Find out about the legislation that governs ACC, including the Accident Compensation (AC) Act 2001. You can also access District Court decisions concerning ACC.


Access the AC Act and related regulations (ie legislative instruments), and summaries that help you understand and navigate through the Act. Also find out about repealed legislation, the Privacy Act 1993 and the Official Information Act 1982.

District Court decisions

Most District Court decisions result from appeals made by ACC clients concerning either cover or entitlement issues. Visit the New Zealand Legal Information Institute website (external link) for a comprehensive archive of District court decisions involving ACC.

Last updated: 8 January 2014

Last reviewed: 24 February 2015