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.

The legislation permits the adoption of this procedure as amended from time to time.

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

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

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

Administering agency

Department of Treasury and Finance

WorkSafe Victoria

Contact details

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WorkSafe Advisory Service

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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