Insurance Duty - Australian Capital Territory

Service summary

This duty is payable on the amount of premium paid in relation to a contract for general or life insurance. Further information on this duty are provided on the ACT Revenue Office's website.

Alternatively, please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.


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Other resources

Administering agency

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate
ACT Revenue Office

Act(s) name

Duties Act 1999 (Australian Capital Territory)

Contact details

Enquiries, Revenue Accounts
Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate
ACT Revenue Office

Operating address:
Canberra Nara Centre
Corner London Circuit and Constitution Avenue
Canberra City
Australian Capital Territory 2600
Mailing address:
PO BOX 293
Civic Square, Australian Capital Territory 2608


02 6207 0049


02 6207036

Supporting information


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To the full extent permitted by law, the Federal, State, Territory and Local Governments make no representations or warranties (expressed or implied) in relation to the information, including its accuracy, currency or completeness.

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To the full extent permitted by law the Federal, State, Territory and Local Governments, their employees and agents do not accept any liability for any reason, including without limitation, liability in negligence, to any person for the general information which is provided herein, or in respect of anything, including the consequences of anything done, or not done, by any such person in whole or partial reliance upon the information.