It’s time to renew your WorkCover accident insurance policy
Your accident insurance policy with WorkCover Queensland—which covers your business for the cost of any work-related injuries to your workers—is due for renewal. You need to declare your wages information to us by 31 August 2019 so we can calculate your premium.
What you need to declare
To ensure you meet your workers’ compensation obligations, it’s important to be aware of who you need to cover, and what payments you need to declare as wages.
Declare your wages early to take full advantage of our flexible payment options, including:
- interest free monthly payment plans with deductions occurring on the date of your choice
- a 5% discount* if you pay your premium in full by 16 September.
Some payment options will not be available if you do not declare your wages by 31 August 2019.
*discounted premium price cannot go below $200
Wage declaration tips
Did you know?
Step-by-step online wage declaration option
If you’re unsure about what you need to declare as wages, use our online step-by-step declaration option to be guided through the wage declaration process. You will be prompted to include (and exclude) all relevant payments that make up your final wages.
Employers who renew their policy online will be able to get a better understanding of the factors that influence their premium calculation, through our policy snapshot page. By declaring your wages online, you’ll be able to easily see any discounts you may be benefiting from, compare your claims performance to the industry average, and see how changes to key factors (such as wages or industry rate) have influenced your premium.
Certificate of currency
Your certificate of currency will be attached to your renewal notice that we email to you in early July. If you don't receive electronic communications from us, or you need another copy throughout the year, you can go online at any time to obtain your certificate of currency.
Maintained our average premium rate
Queensland employers can continue to enjoy one of the lowest average premium rates in the nation of $1.20 per $100 in wages.
- Last updated
- 30 June 2019