Improved Procedure for Determination of Percentage Loss of Hearing - Victoria


You will be required to comply with this procedure if you intend to assess hearing loss for the purposes of workers compensation claims.

This procedure must be used to assess the percentage of diminution of hearing (hearing loss) for claims made on the basis of loss of hearing.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

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Comply All Improved Procedure for Determination of Percentage Loss of Hearing - Please contact the responsible agency for application forms and registration details.

Act(s) name

Accident Compensation Act 1985 VIC

Transport Accident Act 1986 VIC

Administering agency

Department of Treasury and Finance

WorkSafe Victoria

Contact details

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WorkSafe Advisory Service

WorkSafe Victoria

Department of Treasury and Finance

Operating address: 222 Exhibition Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000
Mailing address: PO BOX 4293
Melbourne, Victoria 3001
Phone: 1800 136 089
Phone: 03 9641 1444
Fax: 03 9641 1222
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