Tasman Underwriting is a Lloyd’s backed Underwriting Agency specialising in Professional Indemnity Insurance.


About Tasman Underwriting


Tasman Underwriting is a Lloyd’s backed Underwriting Agency established in 2001 specialising in Professional Indemnity Insurance for most professions/occupations.

We offer limits up to $10,000,000 on Civil Liability wordings. Our policies are underwritten 100% by Lloyd’s of London which is an authorised Australian insurer. Lloyd’s Underwriters have strong financial security characteristics however please note that ratings can vary from time to time.

We know the pressures that brokers work under in the current market conditions and provide prompt decision making, quotation turnaround and claims handling.

Our underwriting team, with their in-depth knowledge developed over many years specialising in Professional Indemnity, are available to assist you in understanding your clients’ needs and exposures.

Our Appetite

The listing below summarises our underwriting appetite for the major professions. We are happy to consider other professions/ risks upon receipt of appropriate underwriting information.



  • Accountants/Auditors

  • Advertising Agents

  • AFS Licensees & Authorised Representatives

  • Archaeologists

  • Architects

  • Auctioneers

  • Consulting Engineers

  • Corporate Advisors

  • Customs/Forwarding Agents/Brokers

  • Design & Construct Builders

  • Educationalists (Instruction Training)

  • Environmental Consultants

  • Funeral Directors

  • Health Insurance Intermediaries

  • Insolvency Practitioners

  • Insurance Brokers

  • Interior Designers

  • Legal Title/Property Searchers

  • Loss Assessors/Adjusters

  • Management Consultants

  • Marine Surveyors

  • Personnel Consultants (but no cover for people placed)

  • Project/Construction Managers

  • Surveyors (Land/Quantity/Engineering)

  • Town/Urban Planners

Not Written

  • Actuaries

  • Aviation Related

  • Building Surveyors

  • Business Brokers

  • Directors’ & Officers’ Liability

  • Employment Practices Liability

  • Financial Planners/Investment Advisors

  • Fire Safety Consultants

  • IT Liability

  • IT/Telecommunications

  • Labour Hire

  • Leading Edge/Innovative Designers

  • Medical Related

  • Naval Architects

  • Pre-Purchase Building Inspectors

  • Property Developers/Managers

  • Real Estate Agents/Valuers

  • Tour Operators/Travel Agents

  • Unqualified/Inexperienced Proposers

Our Team


Roy Daly
Chief Underwriter

Roy has specialised in Professional Indemnity Insurance for over 40 years. This experience has spanned Broking and Underwriting roles in London and Sydney.

Roy is a Fellow of The Chartered Insurance Institute UK and holds a Diploma of Financial Services (Tier 1).

Paula Vivares

Paula has specialised in underwriting Professional Indemnity Insurance for over 18 years. Her experience spans a wide variety of professions/occupations.

Paula holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Macquarie University and a Diploma of Financial Services (Tier 2).



Head Office, Sydney

T: 02 9930 9500
F: 02 9930 9501

Visit us:
Level 14, 141 Walker St
North Sydney NSW 2060

Send mail to us:
PO Box 1813
North Sydney NSW 2059

Roy Daly, Chief Underwriter

T: 02 9930 9542
E: roy.daly@tasmanunderwriting.com.au

Paula Vivares, Underwriter

T: 08 6254 2130
E: paula.vivares@tasmanunderwriting.com.au