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I have been refused acc living cost .!6months ago a car

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I have been refused acc living cost .!6months ago a car Knocked me off my bike cars fault driver prosicuted ibrock my back and head injuies I am self employed and that year my business run at a loss because a firm went broke and did not pay me. So no money from Acc
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: New Zealand Law
Expert:  Chris The Lawyer replied 2 years ago.

If you have a formal decision refusing ACC cover, then you can challenge this by a review. Have you received a decision and have you applied for a review?

Expert:  Chris The Lawyer replied 2 years ago.

People who aren’t in the paid workforce (such as students, beneficiaries, retired people and children) don’t pay any levies themselves. Instead the Government uses general taxation to make a contribution to the ‘ACC Non-Earners’ Account. This funds ACC cover for people in this group.