Open consultation

Setting the Personal Injury Discount Rate: Call for evidence

Summary

The purpose of this paper is to obtain evidence to inform the decisions to be taken by the Lord Chancellor in the first review of the personal injury discount rate.

This consultation closes at

Consultation description

The Civil Liability Bill is awaiting Royal Assent. When enacted it will change the way the personal injury discount rate is set. In preparation for the first review of the rate under the new legislation the government has published Setting the Personal Injury Discount Rate A Call for Evidence. The response to the Call for Evidence will help the Lord Chancellor in carrying out the first review of the rate under the new legislation.

The Call for Evidence seeks up-to-date data and information on a wide range of topics relevant to the setting of the personal injury discount rate under the provisions of the Civil Liability Bill, including in particular investments available to claimants, investment advice provided to claimants, investments made by claimants and model investment portfolios.

Written Ministerial Statement

Documents

Ways to respond

Email to:

discountrate.evidence2018@justice.gov.uk

Write to:

Discount Rate Call for Evidence 2018
Ministry of Justice
Civil Law
Post Point 9.25
102 Petty France
London
SW1H 9AJ

Published 6 December 2018