Apply for Crime Victim Compensation

Send your application as soon as possible.  Do not wait until court is over or until treatment is completed.


Wisconsin Crime Victim Compensation Online Application

Click on the link above to electronically submit your Crime Victim Compensation application. The link will open the application in English.  To complete the application in Spanish, select the down arrow in the upper right hand corner of the application to change the document from English to Spanish.


Seleccione el enlace de encima para enviar electrónicamente su solicitud de Compensación para Víctimas de Delitos. El enlace abrirá la aplicación en inglés.  Para completar la solicitud en español, seleccione la flecha hacia abajo en la esquina superior derecha de la aplicación para cambiar el documento de inglés a español.


To submit a paper appliication:

For a fillable PDF application:

  • Please usethis link to access a fillable application to download to your computer, complete and digitally sign. 
  • NOTE: You must download the document, save it to your computer, and open it in Adobe in order to activate the digital signature field
  • Enter your information into the application (you can save your document as you go)
  • Digitally sign and then date your application (you must have the document open in Adobe to activate the digital signature line)
  • Save the application on your computer and email it to

For a hand-written application


Wisconsin Crime Victim Compensation Program

PO Box 7951

Madison, WI  53707-7951

Fax (608) 264-6368 



Once your application is received, a specialist will be assigned to your claim. Request for additional information such as employment or medical records may be made.

Fillable and Printable Crime Victim Compensation Forms:


For assistance with your application call (800) 446-6564 or email