Criminal injuries compensation
People who may be eligible for criminal injuries compensation following the removal of the same household rule last year have been urged to apply in the next year.
Published 9 June 2021
The Criminal Injuries Compensation Tribunal will double in size as part of landmark reforms aimed at better serving victims of violent crimes.
Published 21 April 2021
A child who suffered catastrophic brain injuries in a criminal assault should receive funding for expert reports and legal representation to support his appeal for greater compensation, a legal challenge will argue.
Published 14 December 2020
The Court of Appeal has ruled on two appeals relating to the procedural fairness of the Criminal Injuries Compensation Tribunal.
Published 7 December 2020
Practising barristers and solicitors have been invited to apply for part-time positions on the Criminal Injuries Compensation Tribunal.
Published 14 August 2020
The same household rule has been removed from Northern Ireland's criminal injuries compensation scheme, Justice Minister Naomi Long announced today.
Published 9 June 2020