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Museum insurance explained simply

Published 07 November 2016

Understanding insurance needs, options and obligations is a challenge for every organisation. Museums and galleries face the additional challenge of having to insure collections, displays, contractors, volunteers and more. So it's no surprise that, for many professionals, museum insurance seems needlessly complicated.

But there's good news: museum insurance doesn't have to be complicated. We've created a simple 'cheat sheet' that explains the types of insurance policies you can have, who they cover, and how they help your organisation. Take a look below.

An insurance broker can give you more information about these products, and help you understand the types of cover you need. You can also reach out to Museums Australia for advice, and check out our other helpful guides:

With a busy holiday season approaching, there's no better time to start thinking about insurance. You need to make sure that you have the right cover in place to protect your organisation, your staff, your volunteers, your visitors and - of course - your collections!

Museum insurance explained simply: infographic

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Talk to a broker today to find out more about these policies, and learn more about how we can help you find the right cover. Museums Australia members will enjoy ongoing discounted premiums on our full range of insurance products, which we have developed especially for museums and galleries.

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