Professional Indemnity Insurance
Professional indemnity insurance is a statutory requirement for all barristers in the Australian Capital Territory pursuant to section 312 of the Legal Profession Act 2006 (ACT). For the 2022-23 practising year, the minimum level of PII insurance that an ACT barrister must take out is $1.5 million.
COMPARISON OF 2022-23 POLICIES
Please note that it remains the responsibility of the individual barrister to satisfy himself/herself as to the content of the policy.
The comparison table can be viewed here.
Please refer to the below table for the level of insurance provided by the approved policies and the terms of the policies.