Registration for Insurance Duty - Tasmania


You will require this registration if you are a registered as a general or life insurer in Tasmania. A general or life insurer is a person or entity who:

  • writes general or life insurance
  • writes insurance otherwise than as an insurance intermediary
  • has appropriate registration.

Duty payable may be a percentage of:

  • the premium paid in relation to contracts of general insurance
  • the sum insured by a life insurance policy
  • the first year's premium of a temporary or term insurance policy
  • the premium paid on a mortgage insurance policy.

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.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this registration you must:

  • be authorised / registered as a life insurer or general insurer
  • pay the prescribed fee
  • provide the required information.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Duties Act 2001 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Duties Regulations 2001 Tasmania

Administering agency

Department of Treasury and Finance

State Revenue Office

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Enquiries, Duties Unit

State Revenue Office

Department of Treasury and Finance

Operating address: Ground Floor
Salamanca Building Parliment Square
4 Salamanca Place, Hobart
Tasmania 7000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 1374
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Toll Free: 1800 001 388
Phone: 03 6166 4400