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

Since helping our first client a decade ago we’ve had the privilege of assisting over 10,000 trade business owners with their insurance needs.

From humble beginnings in a home office in Brisbane, we’ve grown to an award-winning business with thousands of clients in all states and territories of Australia.

Although much has changed over the years, we’re still proud to be a family-owned Australian business with the same focus on supporting our clients, many of which are also family-owned businesses.

Insurance Business Awards 2018 - Team

Customer service is at the core of everything we do, and in 2018 were recognised as the best in Australia, winning the ‘Best Customer Service’ category at the Insurance Business Awards.

Award Winning Service

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.

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, personal accident and tool insurance, as well as full business insurance packages, for all trades working in the building and construction industry.

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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.

  • 2020 – Community Broker Network – Finalist – Brokerage of the Year
  • 2020 – Community Broker Network – Winner– Innovator of the Year
  • 2020 – Insurance Business Awards – Finalist – Best Customer Service
  • 2020 – Insurance Business Awards – Finalist – Brokerage of the Year (1-5 staff)
  • 2020 – Insurance Business Awards – Finalist – Best Digital Strategy
  • 2020 – Trusted Service Awards – Platinum – Feefo
  • 2019 – Insurance Business Awards – Finalist – Best Customer Service
  • 2019 – Insurance Business Awards – Finalist – Brokerage of the Year (1-5 staff)
  • 2019 – Insurance Business Awards – Finalist – Best Digital Strategy (Brokerage)
  • 2019 – Small Business Champion Awards – Finalist – Financial Services
  • 2019 – Trusted Service Awards – Gold – Feefo
  • 2018 – Optus MyBusiness Awards – Finalist – Customer Service
  • 2018 – Community Broker Network – Finalist – Brokerage 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.”
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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.

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    "Very prompt in responding much appreciated"
    Joshua Newman | Tradesman Insurance |
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    "Great Service as always"
    Tenacious Enterprises Pty Ltd | Tradesman Insurance |
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    "Very helpful, great staff and very good service."
    Stephan Hunjas | Tradesman Insurance |
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    "Very good communication and great to talk to locals on the helpline."
    Grundling Pty Ltd | Tradesman Insurance |
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    "Very efficient.I like the fact that I don't need to follow them up as they do this for me."
    Mark Stanley Hawkins | Tradesman Insurance |
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    "Been using them for years. Simple easy no fuss."
    Matthew Robert Gilmore | Tradesman Insurance |
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    "Customer Services is fantastic. Great communication both verbally and by email. Very knowledgeable and patient staff."
    Brickit Mark Pty Ltd | Tradesman Insurance |
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    "Very pleasant and helpful staff. Great response time and very happy to help with everything I needed. Would recommend to others definitely. I will continue to use your services in the future. Thank you."
    Off The Edge Safety Rail Pty Ltd | Tradesman Insurance |
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    "answer me questions in a timely manner"
    James Patrick Roberts ATF JARC Trust | Tradesman Insurance |
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    "A very large jump in cost this year."
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    "Understood what I asked for, provided me with a quote straight away which was good"
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    "Communication was good - managed to explore other options to suit our needs"
    SE & RS Quick | Tradesman Insurance |
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    "Great service great communication"
    Gary Kelvin Smith | Tradesman Insurance |
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    "5* star excellent"
    Kerry Ronald Mckenzie | Tradesman Insurance |
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    "Very Good Company to deal with. Explained and clarified areas and issues that were unclear."
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    "We needed to know what we were actually insured for as against our scope of work . We have a better understanding of what works can be undertaken . If we do industrial work which is currently outside the cover we can have it reviewed . Easy."
    John Gregory ATF Tamisa Family Trust | Tradesman Insurance |
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    "Easy work with"
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    "The people."
    Jamie Robinson | Tradesman Insurance |
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