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Northern Australia insurance inquiry

Public forums are coming to Townsville (15 Nov), Cairns (16 Nov), Rockhampton (5 Dec), and Mackay (6 Dec) for the ACCC’s inquiry into insurance in the North.

The ACCC want to hear industry and community views in response to reports of premiums rising and difficulty in obtaining insurance.

In late October the ACCC released an issues paper into residential building, contents, and strata insurance that covers northern regions of Queensland. The purpose of the inquiry is to address concerns over insurance affordability in northern Australia.

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Further information is available at www.accc.gov.au/insurance.