Regulations 2007 No.11 of 2007 Victims of Crime Assistance Regulations
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Victims of Crime Assistance Regulations 7. Factor of aggravation A factor of aggravation applies for an offence if: (a) the victim suffers serious harm as a direct result of the offence; or (b) the offence was committed by the use or threatened use of an offensive weapon; or (c) the offence was committed by a person in the company of another person. PART 3 - APPLICATIONS FOR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE 8. General information required For sections 26(3)0) and 32(1 )(m) of the Act, an application for financial assistance must include the following information: (a) the eligible victim's name, address and date of birth; (b) if the application is made for the eligible victim by a person mentioned in section 25(5) of the Act - the person's name, address, date of birth and relationship to the eligible victim; (c) if the application is made because the violent act resulted in the death of the primary victim - the name, date of birth and date of death of the primary victim and the applicant's relationship to the primary victim; (d) if the applicant is applying for financial assistance for the loss of clothing or other personal effects - a description of the personal effects and the expenses incurred in replacing them. 9. Information required for application for immediate payment For section 26(3)(j) of the Act, an application for an immediate payment must include the following information: (a) a statement of: (i) all expenses or financial loss incurred or likely to be incurred by the applicant, substantiated by copies of relevant documents, including, for example, invoices and receipts; and (ii) reimbursements expected by the applicant for expenses or financial loss incurred or likely to be incurred;