insuranceNEWS.com.au https://www.insurancenews.com.au/ General insurance and financial services news from Australia and around the world en-au admin@insurancenews.com.au Copyright 2022 'Unfair': NSW budget ignores ESL https://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/unfair-nsw-budget-ignores-esl https://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/unfair-nsw-budget-ignores-esl The NSW budget missed the opportunity to tackle unfair insurance taxes and levies, the Insurance Council of Australia says...

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ICA endorses Queensland Government's flood relief fund https://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/ica-endorses-queensland-governments-flood-relief-fund https://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/ica-endorses-queensland-governments-flood-relief-fund The Insurance Council of Australia praised the Queensland Government’s budget commitments to address community resilience to extreme weather events...

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SIRA imposes conditions on Racing NSW workers' comp licence https://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/sira-imposes-conditions-on-racing-nsw-workers-comp-licence https://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/sira-imposes-conditions-on-racing-nsw-workers-comp-licence NSW’s State Insurance Regulatory Authority has imposed special conditions on Racing NSW’s workers’ compensation insurance licence after performance issues were found...

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New Queensland law bans 'insidious practice' of claim inducement https://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/new-queensland-law-bans-insidious-practice-of-claim-inducement https://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/new-queensland-law-bans-insidious-practice-of-claim-inducement Queensland has banned the “farming” of personal injury claims, with new laws prohibiting anyone soliciting another person to make a claim, paying for details of potential claimants, or receiving payment for a claim referral...

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NSW Parliament floods inquiry seeks questionnaire input https://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/nsw-parliament-floods-inquiry-seeks-questionnaire-input https://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/nsw-parliament-floods-inquiry-seeks-questionnaire-input The NSW Parliament Select Committee inquiry into this year’s floods has invited community feedback through an online questionnaire that closes on Thursday...

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