Up to 20% of the building contract price.
Up to 2 years after the completion of work or termination of the building contract.
Up to 6 years after the completion of work or termination of the building contract.
Out of pocket expenses such as removal and storage, temporary fencing and loss of deposit.
Make sure you understand the building process, know what to look for when choosing a building practitioner and confirm your building project is insured. Find out more.
Maintaining good communications between you and your builder will help your building project go to plan. If things do go wrong you can get help.
If you notice defects appear after your building or renovation has been completed. You may still be able to get help. Find out how.
Have you sustained losses from incomplete or defective building works? You may be eligible to make a claim with us. Find out how.
What happens now? Understand the steps involved in processing your claim. Read more.
In Victoria it is mandatory for builders to take out domestic building insurance (DBI) for all domestic building projects, over $16,000. Need DBI cover?
If you are an owner builder planning to sell a home you have built or renovated in the last 6 and a half years, you may need to purchase domestic building insurance. Find out more.