TRAVEL INSURANCE & SECURITY BOND
Travel Insurance for Australian Residents:
All charter fees are due and non-refundable from 60 days prior to your charter commencement, unless we can re-book the boat for the same dates and same cost. This is why we recommend you consider travel insurance. We have worked with Oceanic Insurance Brokers to provide range of QBE policies suited to the bareboat industry. For quotes, policy details, and to buy, click Travel Insurance The Australian Comprehensive policy, includes cyclone cover if booked through this link.
Due to the financial Services Reform Act we cannot legally advise you on insurance. Follow the links for more information QBE Travel Insurance.
Travel Insurance for Australian non-residents:
If you are traveling from overseas and have not obtained travel insurance. An inbound Travel Insurance policy is now available for non Australian residents. You can now book an inbound QBE policy online, click QBE Travel Insurance.
Security Bond Pre-authorisation Option:
|Lagoon 421, Fountaine 44, Leopard 42 & Jeanneau 50||$3000|
|All other vessels||$2000|
Bond Waiver Option:
A $550 bond pre-authorisation with an additional non-refundable fee.
Lagoon 421, Fountaine 44, Leopard 42 & Jeanneau 50 - a non-refundable fee of $55/night (min. $275) + $550 pre-authorisation.
All other boats - a non-refundable fee of $35/night (min $175) + $550 pre-authorisation.
The security bond is normally taken as a pre-authorisation on your credit card on the day of departure. If you wish to pay by any other means, you will need to make arrangements well in advance.
Rental vehicle/boat insurance excess (the security bond) is covered under some travel insurance plans and also covers a broad range of benefits. For policy wording and to buy, click on QBE Travel Insurance.
Other Insurance Options
Bareboat Liability Insurance
This policy is designed to protect you from claims made against you or members of your charter party for Property Loss, Accidental Death and Bodily Injury caused by (or as a result of) your negligence. For this policy to apply to you, the hired vessel or the tender must be involved in the loss. For quotes, policy details, and to buy click Oceanic insurance Bareboat Liability Insurance. Note the boats insurance policy will not automatically respond if a claim is made against you for negligence.