Advice to Government

One of the Commissioner's statutory duties is to provide advice to Government on matters affecting victims and survivors.

Public Letters

Letter from the Commissioner and Victims and Survivors Forum to Political Representatives June 2020 

Letter from the Commissioner to the Prime Minister and Northern Ireland Executive May 2020

Letter from the Commissioner to the First Minister May 2020

Letter from the Commissioner to the Deputy First Minister May 2020

2019

 Extension to the Strategy for Victims and Survivors (2009-19) and Programme Funding November 2019

Victims and Survivors Pension Arrangement May 2019

Addressing the Legacy of Northern Ireland's Past January 2019

2016

Standards for Services Provided to Victims and Survivors November 2016

Victims and Survivors Delivery Model for 2017-2020 August 2016

2014

A Pension for the Severely Injured June 2014

Individuals Under Threat June 2014

Dealing with the Past March 2014

Independent Assessment of the VSS February 2014

Financial Assistance and Means Testing February 2014

2013

The Work of the Forum September 2013

Assessment of Needs of Victims and Survivors August 2013

2012

Funding for Services August 2012

Meeting the Financial Needs of Victims and Survivors August 2012

Monitoring and Evaluation Framework March 2012

2011

Meeting Individual Financial Needs October 2011

Funding of Groups October 2011

Assessment Journey August 2011

Discussion Paper on Engagement between the Forum and the Service August 2011

2010

Building on the Work of the Trauma Advisory Panels November 2010

Arrangements for a Victims and Survivors Service November 2010

Arrangements for a Victims and Survivors Forum October 2010

Dealing with the Past June 2010