|The Insurance Council of Australia (ICA) is hosting 11 community insurance forums in November for communities between Cairns and Bundaberg.
The public meetings will provide an opportunity for both home owners and small businesses to share their insurance experiences and insights with industry representatives, so they can better understand the issues and pressures being experienced locally. Local government representatives and insurance brokers will attend each session.
The free community forums will cover:
James Cook University (as the independent body) will be providing an update on the North Queensland Strata Title Inspection Program;
- How local mitigation measures can reduce insurance costs
- Local issues driving insurance premiums
- How to and claims difficultiesa void underinsurance
The North Queensland Strata Title Inspection Program is a three year project that is the development and carrying out of an inspection and assessment program for Body Corporate properties in North Queensland.
It will improve the information available to those Body Corporates about a properties susceptibility to weather damage and ways to make properties more resilient.
Dates and times:
Cairns, Wednesday, November 7, 6-7.30pm
Innisfail, Thursday, November 8, 6-7.30pm
Mission Beach,Friday, November 9, 6-7.30pm
Ingham, Saturday,November 10, 9-10.30am
Townsville, Thursday, November 15, 6-7.30pm
Bowen, Friday, November 16, 6-7.30pm
Airlie Beach, Saturday, November 17, 9-10.30am
Mackay, Monday,November 19, 6-7.30pm
Rockhampton, Tuesday, November 20, 6-7.30pm
Gladstone, Wednesday, November 21, 6-7.30pm
Bundaberg, Thursday, November 22, 6-7.30pm