Making a claim
If someone has suffered an injury and believes they are entitled to compensation, they can submit a claim to PIAB. This can be done either using our online form or using print paper claim forms here.
During the COVID-19 emergency, we request that where at all possible people deal with us electronically, either by using:
The PIAB process involves a number of steps, commencing with filling out a claim application online or completing and sending a paper claim form to us by post along with a copy of your medical report and processing fee.
The fee for applications which use paper or email is €90. The fee for using the online form is €45.
This PIAB process also involves us notifying the respondent (the person or organisation who you are making a claim against, or their insurers).
PIAB may arrange an independent medical examination on your behalf. Have more queries? See our Frequently Asked Questions.