Lloyd’s has been insuring Australian risks for over 150 years and is licensed to write non-life insurance and reinsurance business under the Australian Insurance Act 1973. For more details please visit the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) website.

Lloyd's is not an insurance company but a market and can only accept risks and issue policies via insurance brokers.

Lloyd’s Australia Ltd based in Sydney was opened in 1998. The office’s prime functions are to represent the Lloyd’s market at all levels, promote and protect the Lloyd’s brand and ensure all Lloyd’s business complies with local legislative requirements and licensing stipulations. 

Other functions include approving new coverholder applications, territorial and class of business extensions, providing market updates and legislative guidance to Lloyd’s syndicates and handling disputes. Further information is available please see Lloyd’s market intelligence reports on our homepage or please feel free to contact us.