Reply To: What is a compensation order? New Home › Forums › Domestic Violence › What is a compensation order? › Reply To: What is a compensation order? August 6, 2019 at 5:53 am #2845 Adv. Priya LohakareParticipant @priyalohakare It is an order given by the court to the accused party for the damges, mental torture and emotional abuse inflicted upon their spouse. The accused has to pay the compensation amount as prescribed by the court to the victim.