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2015-16 membership renewals are due now

2015-16 membership renewals are due now. Check your inbox if you’re the principal contact for a voting member. An email will explain the process to you. Any queries, email Business Service members will be invoiced separately.

2017-01-20T15:31:55+00:00 Monday 14 September 2015|News|

UAC-Lloyds offers mega prize for brokers

At the 2015 NIBA Convention in Melbourne next week, one broker will win $5,000 of travel and another might be heading to Paris. The Underwriting Agencies Council and Lloyd’s Australia have again teamed up to provide the UAC-Lloyd’s Village in the exhibition hall at the NIBA Convention at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre on [...]

2017-01-20T15:24:37+00:00 Monday 31 August 2015|News|

Congratulations Brooklyn

UAC congratulates Brooklyn Underwriting, winner of the 2015 Underwriting Agency of the Year award, sponsored by UAC. The award was announced last night at the annual ANZIIF-Asia Insurance Review insurance industry awards in Sydney. It is Brooklyn’s fourth consecutive win in the agency category. The judges said Brooklyn’s submission demonstrated its strong investment in staff [...]

2017-01-20T15:25:43+00:00 Thursday 20 August 2015|News|

UAC strengthens New Zealand ties

The Underwriting Agencies Council has appointed an associate director from New Zealand to the board. Mike Street is Director, Property & Casualty, with Auckland-based International Underwriting Agencies Ltd (IUA). He has 40 years’ experience in the insurance industry, having started as a trainee broker. He soon moved into the company market and remained there until [...]

2017-01-20T15:20:50+00:00 Friday 14 August 2015|News|

UAC presents to Lloyd’s Singapore service companies

The Underwriting Agencies Council and Lloyd’s Australia have given a presentation to Lloyd’s Singapore service companies about the benefits of UAC membership. Lloyd’s General Representative in Australia Chris Mackinnon; UAC General Manager William Legge; and UAC Deputy Chair Lyndon Turner outlined the advantages of UAC membership at a meeting in Singapore on Monday (6 July [...]

2017-01-20T15:20:32+00:00 Friday 17 July 2015|News|

UAC hosts Auckland professional development seminar

The Underwriting Agencies Council is hosting a professional development seminar in Auckland in August. Underwriting Agencies Council (UAC) General Manager William Legge said DLA Piper Partner Crossley Gates would outline the implications of two important pieces of legislation for underwriting agencies operating in New Zealand. Event details: When: Friday 7 August 2015 Registration 8am (tea [...]

2017-01-20T15:06:27+00:00 Thursday 2 July 2015|News|

UAC launches Adelaide Expo

The historic Adelaide Oval will host the Underwriting Agencies Council’s South Australian Underwriting Expo in August. Underwriting Agencies Council (UAC) General Manager William Legge said it was the first time the expo had been hosted at the oval, which has had a massive $535 million redevelopment, completed in time for the 2014 AFL season. The [...]

2017-01-20T15:11:41+00:00 Wednesday 1 July 2015|News|

Brokers expected to flock to Brisbane Expo

The Underwriting Agencies Council (UAC) expects up to 400 brokers to attend the annual Brisbane Underwriting Expo next month. UAC General Manager William Legge said the Wednesday 15 July 2015 event was always popular, with some north Queensland brokers even flying south to attend. The Expo, at the Pullman Hotel, King George Square, Brisbane, starts [...]

2017-01-20T14:48:07+00:00 Monday 22 June 2015|News|

UAC Sydney Expo huge success

The Underwriting Agencies Council’s 16th annual Sydney Expo was a huge success. There were 65 exhibitors and more than 300 brokers filled the exhibition area, with many staying on for lunch and to hear guest speaker Corporal Mark Donaldson VC. The Expo, hosted in conjunction with NIBA, was at Sydney’s Hilton Hotel. In a first [...]

2017-01-20T14:11:42+00:00 Monday 30 March 2015|News|