Reforming Flood Insurance: A Proposal to Improve Availability and Transparency

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The Government has released its response to the NDIR Final Report. The Government is seeking feedback and comments on the proposal requiring all insurers to offer flood cover in home building and home contents insurance policies they sell, while allowing consumers to 'opt out' of flood cover when they purchase insurance.

This proposal is part of a package of measures aimed at improving the availability and transparency of flood insurance. Other proposals that form part of this package are:


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Actuaries Institute - pdf 166.73 KB
Alan Erskine - pdf 37.42 KB
Asset Insure - pdf 288.28 KB
Campbell Anderson - pdf 69.02 KB
Elaine Walker - pdf 29.7 KB
Geoff Holland - pdf 37.63 KB
Glenn Toohey - pdf 18.95 KB
IAG - pdf 797.82 KB
Jack Pearce - pdf 66.15 KB
Janice Norris - pdf 43.09 KB
Janina McCormick - pdf 37.02 KB
Jenny Shepherd - pdf 62.87 KB
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RACQI - pdf 82.21 KB
Sharman Stone - pdf 63.89 KB
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Suncorp - pdf 207.96 KB
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