National Insurance Brokers Association
The National Insurance Brokers Association (NIBA) is the peak broking body that represents the interests of members working on behalf of their clients to governments, regulators, media, consumer groups and the wider community. NIBA offers a offers a website where you can search for a broker at www.needabroker.com.au.
Insurance Council of Australia
The ICA is the representative body of the general insurance industry in Australia. Its members represent more than 90 per cent of total premium income written by private sector general insurers. Insurance Council members, both insurers and reinsurers, are a significant part of the Australian financial services system. The ICA’s website can be found at www.insurancecouncil.com.au.
Understand Insurance provides practical information to help you find out more about insurance and make decisions that meet your needs. It looks at what insurers do, how insurance products work and why you might need it. It also explores understanding your risks, what to consider when choosing a product and an insurer, how to manage the cost of a premium and how to lodge a claim.