Declared terrorist acts

The Prime Minister must formally declare an attack to be a terrorist act for the purposes of this payment.

This payment has been declared for the following terrorist acts:

The claiming period has closed for the following previously declared terrorist attacks unless special circumstances apply. Please call the Australian Victim of Terrorism Overseas Hotline to discuss your special circumstances:

  • 2001 US September 11 attacks
  • 2002 Bali bombings
  • 2004 Jakarta bombing
  • 2005 Bali bombings
  • 2005 London bombings
  • 2006 Egypt bombings
  • 2008 Mumbai attacks
  • 2009 Jakarta hotel bombings
  • 2013 Nairobi armed assault
  • 2015 November Paris attacks
  • 2016 March Brussels attacks
  • 2017 Past Overseas Incidents comprising the following terrorist attacks;
    • September 2001 Istanbul, Turkey bombing
    • March 2002 Islamabad, Pakistan attack
    • March 2003 Khormal, Iraq bombing
    • May 2003 Riyadh, Saudi Arabia bombings
    • July 2003 Baghdad, Iraq arms assault
    • August 2003 Jakarta, Indonesia bombing
    • August 2003 Baghdad, Iraq bombing
    • November 2003 Istanbul, Turkey bombing
    • February 2004 Thaloqan near Kandahar, Afghanistan arms assault
    • May 2004 Yanbu’ al Bahr, Saudi Arabia arms assault
    • May 2004 Al-Khubar, Saudi Arabia armed assault
    • October 2005 Delhi, India bombings
    • September 2006 Gardez, Paktia Province, Afghanistan bombing
    • April 2008 Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan arms assault
    • December 2010 Varanasi, India bombing
    • August 2011 Quetta, Pakistan bombing
    • December 2011 - March 2013 Mindanao, Philippines kidnapping
    • August 2013 Tripoli, Lebanon bombings
    • September 2014 Kabul, Afghanistan kidnapping
    • March 2015 Tunis, Tunisia arms assault.

Page last updated: 29 May 2019

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