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Accident insurance

Accident Insurance Policy

If you would like to take out an accident insurance policy with WorkCover Queensland, you can either apply for a policy online or call us on 1300 362 128. Applying for a policy will take between 5 to 15 minutes of your time.

Who can set up a policy?

Any authorised person from an employer can set up a policy. Examples of an authorised person include a director of a company, internal accountant, finance officer, or a wife/husband of a sole trader.

Trust as an employing entity

If your workers are paid by a trust, we require the trustee's (i.e. a company, partnership or sole trader) information as they will be the policyholder.

If you'd like more information about taking out a policy, call us on 1300 362 128.

Before starting your application you'll need:

  • 5 minutes to get a premium estimate
  • 15 minutes to apply for a policy
  • The following information:
      To get an estimate
    • The date your employees will commence working
    • Wages information from today until the end of the current financial year
    • A brief description of your business's primary business activity to establish your WorkCover industry classification (WIC)
    • To apply for a policy
    • Australian Business Number (ABN) if you have one
    • Australian Company Number (ACN) if you have one
    • GST status and GST certificate if available
    • Your workplace details, including the business or trading name and physical address.

Apply for a policy

Last updated
28 August 2019

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