Response to Recommendations of the Hon D M Ryan QC

In 2014, Archbishop Denis Hart announced a review of the compensation arrangements under the Melbourne Response by the Hon Donnell Ryan QC. 

The recommendations of Mr Ryan and the response of the Archdiocese to each of the recommendations is available here - Download

Accessing Additional Redress

The Catholic Archdiocese of Melbourne announced an increase to the Melbourne Response’s cap for victims of abuse from $75,000 to $150,000, with effect from 1 January 2017.
Survivors of child sexual abuse under the Melbourne Response are eligible for an additional payment.

Calculation of additional redress payments

Read the details here.