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

We believe in:

  • Managing your insurance 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

Combined, this approach helps us to seek the best possible project outcomes.


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

Public Sector and Infrastructure

  • Government and government-owned corporations in the placement of Principal Arranged Insurances for a wide variety of government projects including:
  • Buildings – offices, hospitals, prisons, schools, universities
  • Transport – streets, roads, freeways, tunnels, rail (including stations), light rail, ports and airports
  • Water and Sewerage – WTPs, AWTPs, desalination, dams, pipelines, sewerage and liquid waste plants

Commercial and Residental Projects

  • Land developments, subdivisions, housing estates, urban renewal, marina precincts, golf course precincts
  • Houses, apartments – low medium and high rise, medium and high density
  • Shopping centres, supermarkets, petrol stations, offices, shop fit-outs, workshops, technology parks
  • Hotels and resorts, golf courses, marinas
  • Theme parks, casinos, theatres

Manufacturing projects

  • General manufacturing and warehouses
  • Food processing, breweries, soft drinks
  • Cosmetics, pharmaceuticals
  • Metals manufacturing – smelters and refineries, blast furnaces
  • Oil and petrochemical plants

Building protection, 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. 

Find out more

Whether you’re involved in repairs, major constructions or demolitions, Gallagher’s construction insurance broking services are designed to support you every step of the way. Contact a broker today to find out more. Find an expert.


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