Carpenters and Joiners Public Liability Insurance Agency

Public liability insurance quotes for carpenters and joiners. Suitable cover for self-employed carpenters and joiners, equipment and carpentry tools from our liability brokers.*

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Do carpenters need public liability insurance?*

In Australia, all carpentry and joinery businesses plus self-employed carpenters and joiners need public liability insurance.

As a carpenter or joiner you need public liability insurance as it can protect you and your business against the financial risk of being liable for negligence.

If an accident happens as a result of your carpentry business activity you are responsible. Public liability insurance is needed to help cover damages and legal fees.

For example, if as result of your carpentry activities someone is harmed public liability may help cover their medical expenses and pay for your legal bills.

What is public liability insurance for self-employed carpenter?

Public liability insurance for the self-employed carpenters protects you from third-party claims of bodily injury or damage to someone else’s property. For example, if you visit a client’s home and accidentally damage shelving , public liability insurance may cover the cost of repairing or replacing the shelving.

What does public liability insurance for carpenters covers?*

Public liability insurance in Australia typically provides self-employed carpenters and joiners cover for:

  • Third-party injury to other persons – where your carpentry business activities causes harm to others
  • Third-party damage to others property – where your carpentry business activities causes damages to others property
  • Product liability – where your carpentry business products and goods supplied causes harm to others

How much is public liability insurance for a carpenter and a joiner?*

Public liability insurance cost for carpenters and joiners snapshot:

self-employed carpenter contractors , starts from around $850* or $80 per month.

$5 million Public Liability Insurance cost for some carpenters with no previous claims starts from around $850* or $80 per month.

For Carpenters that:

  • 1. Work on commercial building sites
  • 2. Have employees
  • 3. Costs will be higher.

Important : the above is a guide only ; pricing may vary significantly from the above based on your size, clients, experience and carpentry business activities.

We serve carpentry businesses and carpentry contractors all over Australia*

List of states and territories in Australia we can help carpenters and joiners find the insurance cover they need :

  • New South Wales (NSW)
  • Queensland (QLD)
  • Victoria (VIC)
  • Western Australia (WA)
  • South Australia (SA)
  • Tasmania (TAS)
  • ACT and NT

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What does this mean to you ?
What that means is that we are YOUR representative, and our first responsibility is to YOU, unlike an insurance agent who represents the insurance company.

And in the event of a claim, we fight for YOU, which may mean a faster and more successful claim.

Important : We have no power to authorise claims. However, our experience and assistance can help you when you have a claim.