1. Classifying workers or contractors for workers insurance purposes

    Information

    Who needs to be covered by your workers insurance policy? Understanding who needs to be covered by workers compensation policy...

  2. Construction Risks Insurance Fund

    Information

    The Construction Risks Insurance Fund (CRIF) provides insurance to cover NSW Government construction contractors and partners...

  3. Workers compensation for contractors and other non-employee workers in the construction industry

    News

    Did you know you may be liable for fines if you incorrectly manage your subcontractors' workers insurance?...

  4. Statement on Privium Group

    News

    Building company Privium Group Pty Ltd has recently entered into voluntary administration and is surrendering its contractor licence...

  5. Statement of Business Ethics

    Information

    This Statement of Business Ethics sets out the expectations and commitments of icare when working with our suppliers, commercial partners, and contractors (collectively referred to as ‘suppliers’)...

  6. icare simplifies how interstate contractors can access residential building work in NSW

    Stories

    icare is now recognising interstate contractor licences through the Automated Mutual Recognition (AMR) scheme. This will make it easier for individual building contractors from all states and...

  7. How we work with builders and distributors

    Information

    Information on what the Home Building Compensation Fund is, and what it means for you as a builder...

  8. Securities held by HBCF

    Information

    Find out when it’s necessary to have a form of security when providing eligibility to building contractors, to protect hbcf and homeowners from potential exposure to claims and financial losses...

  9. HBCF Homeowner Fact Sheet

    Information PDF [91 KB]

    icare Home Building Compensation Fund (HBCF) provides a safety net for homeowners with incomplete or defective residential building work where the builder or contractor is no longer able to meet their...

  10. Structural V Non-Structural Construction classification types for HBCF Insurance premium purposes guide

    PDF [88 KB]

    This document is designed to assist builders, other contractors and icare HBCF-authorised distributors in selecting the correct construction type when submitting project applications...