All registered general insurers in Western Australia are required to register for insurance duty. Insurance duty is a percentage of the premium paid in relation to contracts of general insurance.
A general insurer is a person who writes insurance policies that relate to:
- property in Western Australia
- a risk or future event that may occur within Western Australia.
General insurance does not include insurance for areas such as:
- life insurance
- employer liability
- transport of goods.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.