U3A Sunshine Coast Inc. have three separate Insurance policies:

1.Association Liability – limit $5 million, covering the following ..

  • Association Liability Insurance to protect the organisation against the threat of litigation.
  • Directors/office-bearers, management or committee members (including spouses);
  • Professional indemnity insurance covers tutors for claims relating to breaches in professional duty;( not sports tutors)
  • Policy extensions include Occupational Health and Safety, Defamation, Fidelity ( loss of funds) Fraud and Dishonesty, and loss of Documents.

2. Volunteers Accident Insurance: this is a special accident insurance to cover our volunteers whilst working in the office or other related volunteering work – there is a $50 000 limit for any one accident and limits for particular injuries.


Note that we do not cover all members in our policies – only volunteers, tutors and office-bearers.

Note : This information is of general nature only . Specific conditions about any of these policies are available in documents held in the U3A Office.

Print (pdf) a simple explanation of our insurance.

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