Tag: national redress scheme

Browse the knowmore resources library for reports, fact sheets, guides, infographics, submissions and videos.

Criminal justice advocacy

Submission on Queensland’s serious violent offences (SVO) scheme

knowmore’s submission to the Qld Sentencing Advisory Council’s review of the serious violent offences (SVO) scheme (January 2022).

Financial counselling

National Redress Scheme $10,000 advance payment

Some people applying for a National Redress Scheme (NRS) Payment are eligible for a $10,000 advance payment. This fact sheet will help you understand how these payments may affect you.

About the NRS

About the National Redress Scheme – for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

Information about the National Redress Scheme, who can apply and how knowmore can help, written to help Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

About the NRS

What to do if you are disappointed with your National Redress Scheme offer

knowmore can help you consider your options if you have received an offer from the National Redress Scheme. This includes accepting or declining the offer, requesting a review or applying to have the decision revoked.

NRS advocacy

Submission on a new governance standard to require charities to join the National Redress Scheme

knowmore’s submission to Treasury on proposed reforms to require registered charities to take all reasonable steps to participate in the NRS (January 2021).

NRS advocacy

Submission on the National Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse Amendment (Technical Amendments) Bill 2020

knowmore's submission to the Senate Community Affairs Legislation Committee on minor reforms to the National Redress Scheme (October 2020).

NRS advocacy

Submission on the second anniversary review of the National Redress Scheme

knowmore's submission to the second anniversary review of the NRS on the operation of the Scheme and priority areas for reform (September 2020).

NRS advocacy

Review of the National Redress Scheme: Have your say

This fact sheet explains the second anniversary review of the NRS for people interested in having their say on how the Scheme is working.

NRS advocacy

Supplementary submission to the Joint Select Committee on Implementation of the National Redress Scheme

knowmore's supplementary submission to the Joint Select Committee on Implementation of the NRS on exploitative practices of some firms (May 2020).

NRS advocacy

Submission to the Joint Select Committee on Implementation of the National Redress Scheme

knowmore's submission to the Joint Select Committee on Implementation of the NRS on recommendations for improving the Scheme (April 2020).