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FAQs Protection Plans claims

What happens to my Protection Plans policy if I submit a claim and it is accepted?
What happens if my claim is not accepted?
Why do I need to complete monthly progress claim forms for income protection?
Who will be paid the sum insured? How will the claim be paid?
Do I need to pay policy premiums once my claim is accepted and I’ve received my benefit?
If I make a claim, does Westpac Life deduct tax from my lump sum or monthly benefit payments?
Does my policy assist with any immediate funeral expenses?
I have an indemnity benefit type under my Income Protection policy, why are you asking for my tax returns?
My partner had made a claim and was being paid under an Income Protection policy but has now passed away. What happens now?