You will require this approval if you are an insurance company and intend to offer Workers' Compensation Insurance to businesses in Western Australia. Workers' Compensation Insurers assess claims made by workers and issue and renew insurance policies in order to indemnify employers from paying compensation to employees regarding workplace injuries.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
To be eligible for this approval you must:
- have sufficient financial and material resources available in order to meet its responsibilities
- maintain an office in Western Australia
- be able to provide a standard of service to employers and workers that the Agency considers satisfactory
- complete the required forms
- pay the prescribed fees.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.
Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.
Application to Operate as a Workers' Compensation Insurance Office - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.
WorkCover Western Australia
Workers' Compensation and Injury Management Act 1981 (Western Australia)
Workers' Compensation and Injury Management Regulations 1982 (Western Australia)
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