Construction

Your construction insurance experts

Construction is a fast paced industry constantly on the move and Gallagher brings more than 40 years' construction insurance experience to the conversation- strategic advice backed by innovative placement and forward thinking solutions- for Australia’s next generation companies and homegrown, iconic brands. Specialists in construction and engineering risks, from contracts works to Private-Public partnerships through to greenfield development and complex tunnelling projects, whether you are a multinational company open to a new perspective or a local construction contractor looking for a trusted advisor, talk to us. 

Gallagher has been proud insurance partner to the Civil Contractors federation for over 40 years. If you are a member of the Civil Contractors federation and would like more information on how we can help your business, please visit our Civil Contractors Federation page.

At Gallagher, our Construction Team believes in 

  • providing cover and managing your insurance program with a team approach
  • being directly involved with your personnel
  • having a comprehensive understanding of your project risks
  • fostering a relationship between you and your insurers.

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Here's what we can do for you as part of our construction insurance service:

  • facilitate Project Risk, insurable risk and opportunity workshops
  • evaluate insurance cost implications from design options and methods of construction
  • due diligence in respect of contract indemnity and insurance provisions
  • due diligence on other party insurances
  • prepare a Project Risk Prospectus and other stakeholder insurance briefing documentation
  • negotiate value for money insurances
  • prepare claims and site risk protocols
  • strategic claims management.


Our construction insurance team has deep experience in providing risk management and insurance solutions for a range of projects including:

Public Sector Projects and Infrastructure: Government and government-owned corporations in the placement of principal arranged insurances for a wide variety of government projects including offices, hospitals, prisons, schools, universities, streets, roads, freeways, tunnels, rail (including stations), light rail, ports and airports and all water and sewerage projects.

Commercial and Residental Construction Projects: Land and Housing developments, Shopping centres, Hotels and resorts, golf courses and marinas, theme parks, casinos and theatres. 

Manufacturing projects: General manufacturing and warehouses, food processing, breweries, metals manufacturing, smelters and refineries and oil and petrochemical plant.


Building cover, globally

We have the global strength of Gallagher behind us. When we need them, our 500+ global construction colleagues can provide direct input on demand. We bring the same muscle to bear when we support your claims. 

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