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UAC releases Member Directory

The Underwriting Agencies Council has developed a downloadable 2016 Member Directory which is available to purchase via UAC’s website. The directory contains all information on member agencies’ specialisations and their contact details (current at July 2016). UAC General Manager William Legge said there had been many requests from brokers for a PDF document that enabled [...]

2017-01-23T14:26:22+00:00 Tuesday 23 August 2016|News|

UAC hosts inaugural Christchurch Expo

The Underwriting Agencies Council is hosting its first-ever Christchurch Seminar & Expo on Monday 29 August 2016. The event starts at 2pm with a seminar by Paul Ash, Director of New Zealand’s National Cyber Policy Office, part of the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet. He’ll talk about cyber security, why it matters to [...]

2017-01-23T14:39:13+00:00 Monday 8 August 2016|News|

UAC partners with insurance analytics forum

UAC has partnered with Clariden Global, organiser of the Insurance Analytics, Predictive Insights and Big Data Forum on 28-30 September 2016 at the Intercontinental Sydney. Our partnership means UAC members receive a 10% discount off the conference fees – simple register with the promotion code: L6254UAC10 For more information, click here. The Insurance Analytics, Predictive [...]

2017-01-23T14:18:07+00:00 Friday 22 July 2016|News|

UAC opens to market for new strategic underwriting partner

The Underwriting Agencies Council (UAC) is looking to select a new strategic underwriting partner to help support its members. Constitutionally there is a limit of three strategic underwriting partners. UAC is now seeking expressions of interest and formal applications to replace Vero Insurance. UAC continues to enjoy the support of principal strategic underwriting partner Lloyd’s [...]

2017-01-23T14:13:31+00:00 Thursday 21 July 2016|News|

Adelaide to host UAC Expo

The Underwriting Agencies Council has moved its annual Adelaide Underwriting Expo to a new venue – the Adelaide Hilton. The Adelaide Expo, hosted in conjunction with the National Insurance Brokers Association, is on Thursday 25 August 2016. UAC has opened exhibitor registrations and General Manager William Legge advised members to register early. Click here for [...]

2017-01-23T14:40:20+00:00 Tuesday 12 July 2016|News|


UAC GM William Legge and chair Lyndon Turner represented UAC at the annual meeting of the American Association of Managing General Agents (AAMGA) in Phoenix, Arizona, in late May. The pair appeared on AMBest TV, explaining UAC’s role and why it has partnered with AAMGA. The two organisations now have reciprocal memberships. Click here to [...]

2017-01-23T14:08:11+00:00 Monday 30 May 2016|News|

UAC at NIBA Convention

UAC will participate in the 2016 NIBA Convention on 11–13 September at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre. It will be a similar project to last year’s highly successful UAC-Lloyd’s Village. More details will be available soon - mark your diaries now. If you’re interested in being involved, please email with an expression of [...]

2017-01-23T14:05:42+00:00 Wednesday 18 May 2016|News|

UAC, MGAA become reciprocal members

The Underwriting Agencies Council and the London-based Managing General Agents Association have become reciprocal members. UAC is now an honorary member of MGAA and MGAA is an affiliate member of UAC. The arrangement follows MGAA Director Charles Manchester’s attendance at UAC’S Sydney Expo in March and earlier negotiations in London by UAC’s Immediate Past Chairman [...]

2017-01-23T13:58:16+00:00 Thursday 14 April 2016|News|

UAC heralds largest-ever Sydney Expo

UAC’s 17th annual Sydney Expo was a huge success. There was a record number of 82 exhibitors, including eight Business Service members, able to exhibit for the first time because the Underwriting Agencies Council (UAC) booked two floors of Sydney’s Hilton Hotel. Hundreds of brokers streamed through during the Expo on Wednesday (9 March 2016) [...]

2017-01-23T13:56:34+00:00 Monday 14 March 2016|News|

UAC-AAMGA form alliance

reciprocal membership agreements in which each professional trade association becomes a member of the other. UAC General Manager William Legge heralded the membership as a welcome and important opportunity to forge a closer relationship between the two organisations. ‘UAC and AAMGA share common challenges and countless mutual opportunities as the insurance landscape continues to evolve [...]

2017-01-23T13:53:22+00:00 Friday 11 March 2016|News|