Lloyd’s is the world’s specialist insurance and reinsurance market. Operating in more than 200 countries and territories worldwide, the Lloyd’s market has an unrivalled concentration of specialist underwriting expertise. Every day, more than 50 leading insurers, more than 300 registered Lloyd’s brokers, and a global network of more than 4,000 coverholders operate in and bring business to the Lloyd’s market.
Australia is Lloyd’s fourth largest market and, for more than 150 years, Lloyd’s has provided tailored insurance and reinsurance solutions for a variety of Australian risks. Lloyd’s is licensed to write general insurance and reinsurance business under the Australian Insurance Act 1973. In 2018, Lloyd’s underwriters wrote A$2.8 billion of business in Australia, making Lloyd’s the fifth largest general insurer in the Australian market.