Trade Risk is Australia’s most awarded trade insurance specialist.

We help trade businesses with their business insurance needs.  Whether you need a quick and easy public liability policy, or want to sit down with a broker to map out a full business insurance plan, we have the team to help.

We’re also number one for service, winning the ‘Best Customer Service’ category at the 2018 Insurance Business Awards.

Over 7,000 tradies have chosen us for their business insurance needs since 2012.

Our clients range from sole traders and subbies through to multi-million dollar building companies, spread across every corner of the country.

We specialise in public liability and tool insurance, as well as full business insurance packages, for all trades working in the building and construction industry.

Like many of our clients, Trade Risk is a proudly 100% Australian family owned company.

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Awards

Our hard work and commitment to our clients has resulted in a number of awards, making us Australia’s most awarded trade specialists.

  • 2018 – Community Broker Network – Finalist – Corporate Broker of the Year
  • 2018 – Community Broker Network – Finalist – Innovator of the Year
  • 2018 – Insurance Business Awards – Winner – Best Customer Service
  • 2018 – Insurance Business Awards – Finalist – Brokerage of the Year (1-5 staff)
  • 2018 – Trusted Service Awards (Gold) – Feefo
  • 2017 – Optus MyBusiness Awards – Finalist – Customer Service
  • 2017 – Elite Brokers – Insurance Business Magazine
  • 2017 – Trusted Service Awards (Gold) – Feefo
  • 2016 – Elite Brokers – Insurance Business Magazine
  • 2015 – Elite Brokers – Insurance Business Magazine
  • 2014 – Insurance Young Guns – Insurance Business Magazine
  • 2014 – The Hot List – Insurance Business Magazine
  • 2012 – Smart 100 – Australian Anthill Magazine

Testimonials

We pride ourselves on being the trade insurance experts, providing great value cover to thousands of tradies who also love what we do for them.

Here’s what just a few of our clients have said about us recently:


“I have been using Trade Risk now for 3 years and in that time my premiums have stayed the same for excellent cover. Staff are very professional and are happy to help at any time.”
Rating (out of 5) ★ ★ ★ ★ ★
Peter | Carpenter | VIC | September 2017


“The team has been very helpful and easy to deal with in all aspects of starting and renewing policies!”
Rating (out of 5) ★ ★ ★ ★ ★
David | Electrician | NSW | July 2017


“Great team of people to deal with, and very easy to apply for insurance via their website. Very helpful if you ever have to make a claim, I couldn’t be happier with their service.”
Rating (out of 5) ★ ★ ★ ★ ★
Steven | Painter | ACT | March 2017


These are just the tip of the iceberg! Check out our testimonials page for dozens more reviews and ratings from real clients.

It doesn’t matter if you’re a subcontractor just starting out on your own or a national business with dozens of staff and loads of equipment.

The team at Trade Risk have what it takes to look after you from the initial quote all the way through to managing a complex claim.

For more information please contact us.

Want to learn more about our staff? Click here to view our team profiles.

Tradies Love Trade Risk

In 2017 Trade Risk was awarded a Gold Trusted Service Award for the amazing service we offer to thousands of tradies from around Australia.

  • "Had my category (AV installation)"
    The Trustee For Hearing Connections Trust | Tradesman Insurance |
  • "We find them professional with excellent customer service."
    Custom Auto Gates Pty Ltd | Tradesman Insurance |
  • "It is the ease of getting them to find the most relevant and cost effective insurance, plus they followup on ensuring that I am compliant (as in my busy schedule, I often overlook this vital requirement."
    Mark Stanley Hawkins | Tradesman Insurance |
  • "got it all sorted asap"
    Adrian Allan Hurst T/As Styx N Stuff | Tradesman Insurance |
  • "helpful over the phone and very polite"
    PETER JOHN STAGG | Tradesman Insurance |
  • "Trade Risk are fabulous. Every year they organize our insurance with no fuss or bother, they handle everything. Very happy with their service and highly recommend them."
    | Tradesman Insurance |
  • "Great service"
    | Tradesman Insurance |
  • "Trade risk provided insurance I needed, made the process quite simple and easy to understand ."
    | Tradesman Insurance |
  • "Very fast and good service !!"
    Ow Painting Pty Ltd | Tradesman Insurance |
  • "Good price for insurance. Good correspondance between insurer and me."
    | Tradesman Insurance |
  • "Great communication and very easy to deal with!!"
    Dimitri Shahmatov | Tradesman Insurance |
  • "easy no hassle insurance"
    Rodney McKenzie T/As Rod McKenzie Plumbing | Tradesman Insurance |
  • "Very good service, easy to deal with as they understand my needs."
    Bris Power Pty Ltd ATF Hore Family Trust | Tradesman Insurance |
  • "Service has been absolutely excellent staff couldn’t help enough"
    Peter Hyde | Tradesman Insurance |
  • "I have been dealing with Cheryl and whatever questions I have, she has followed up and got back to me that day. Very happy customer"
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  • "Very helpful and would recommend them to other tradies!"
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  • "Paul and Anastasia were both outstanding and efficient"
    Angus Worner-Ridley | Tradesman Insurance |
  • "Good prince, slightly hard to process online but good product"
    LEE HOWIE | Tradesman Insurance | Littlehampton