Bush Fires in New South Wales and Queensland

If you're currently affected by the Bush Fires in New South Wales and Queensland, then please read these FAQs - if after reading you're still unsure about your situation, please get in touch. 

Over the past few days, the strong winds and high temperatures and caused catatrophic fire conditions across NSW and QLD, both states have issued numerous warnings in various areas.

It is anticipated that this situation will only become more hazardous in the short term, and the bush fires are considered a known event as of 12:00am (AEST) on 11th November 2019.

 

Am I covered for Bush Fires in New South Wales and Queensland?

  • If you purchased your policy after 12:00am (AEST) on 11th November 2019 you are not covered for claims arising from the Bush Fires, even if you purchased natural disaster cover as an add on to your policy.
  • If you purchased your policy before 12:00am (AEST) on 11th November 2019 you are covered for claims arising from the Bush Fires, provided that you purchased natural disaster cover as an add on to your policy.