VIC WC - Employer - Take out a Policy

Insurance for your workersYour WorkCover Insurance provides insurance cover if your workers are injured or become ill because of their work.

Apply for a new policyIf you would like further information please call us on 03 9234 3285 (Monday to Friday: 8:30am to 5pm) or email vic_wc_premiums@allianz.com.au or fax (03) 9234 3489.

Lodge an application online

All first time employers have 60 days from the commencement of the new business to lodge an application for a WorkCover policy.


Apply WorkCover Online

Submit application form

Alternatively, please print and complete the Application for a WorkCover policy and submit to:

  • Allianz Australia Workers’ Compensation (Victoria) Limited
  • Mail: PO Box 80 Melbourne VIC 3001
  • Fax: 03 9234 3489
  • Email: vic_wc_premiums@allianz.com.au

Transfer an existing policyIf you would like further information please call us on 03 9234 3285 (Monday to Friday: 8:30am to 5pm) or email contactvicbdm@allianz.com.au or fax (03) 8615 8128.

Online Transfer Process

We can help you transfer a current policy to Allianz simply and efficiently at no cost to you.

  • We notify the previous Agent
  • We notify WorkSafe
  • We obtain your premium and claims history on the first working day of the month

Request for Change of Authorised Agent

Alternatively to transfer your existing policy, simply download a Request for Change of Authorised Agent form and submit to one of the contact options below:

Please note that employers cannot change agents if more than one premium instalment is outstanding. If a policy has been with an agent for less than a year, the policy cannot transfer until the start of a new financial year. The transfers are actioned on the first working day of the month following receipt of the request form.

  • Allianz Australia Workers’ Compensation (Victoria) Limited
  • Mail: PO Box 80 Melbourne VIC 3001
  • Fax: 03 8615 8128
  • Email: contactvicbdm@allianz.com.au

Who needs a policy

You must have a WorkCover policy if:

  • You employ workers in Victoria and:
  • Your annual remuneration is more than $7,500; or
  • You believe that it will be more than $7,500, or
  • You employ apprentices.

Why it is important

Failure to obtain a WorkCover insurance policy when required could result in severe penalties being imposed. The WorkCover Insurance Obligations website provides general guidance about whether you need a WorkCover policy.

For further information on the correct insurance please contact your broker, accountant or Allianz on (03) 9234 3285 or email vic_wc_premiums@allianz.com.au