Workers compensation insurance

As a sole trader do I need workers compensation insurance?

As contractors you may be asked to provide a copy of your public liability insurance policy and also prove you have workers compensation, however in most states if you are a sole trader, proprietor or a member of a partnership, you are not a worker of your own business. Therefore, you cannot register for WorkCover, Workers Compensation insurance for yourself.

Consider other options

You may have to consider other option like income protection insurance.


If you are still unsure about public liability insurance speak to a broker call 1300 046 787 13000 Insure

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What Limit Of Liability Do I Require?

Slippery When Wet $650000 Fine