NIBA's weekly e-newsletter, Broker Buzz, is packed with the latest industry and product news, regulatory updates, forthcoming events and seminars.
Insurance broking clients in the building and construction industry may have new obligations under the Design and Building Practitioners Act 2020, which commences on 1 July 2021.
Some practitioners will also need to declare their designs comply with the Building Code of Australia, and lodge them on the NSW Planning Portal before work can start.
These changes start from 1 July 2021 but you can get ready now.
The NSW Fair Trading website will be regularly updated with more resources.
NIBA has responded to the Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman’s report into small business insurance issues
The federal budget for 2021-22 delivered by the treasurer Josh Frydenberg has addressed many of the concerns being faced by small businesses
The Federal Government has announced the National Recovery and Resilience Agency to help support local communities respond to large-scale natural disasters
The Australian Tax Office (ATO) Decision Impact Statement on the Apted decision indicates that more Australian businesses may be eligible for JobKeeper