Ansvar Insurance & Risk Solutions
Specialist insurance and risk expertise designed to help you better protect your clients

Partner with an Insurance Company You Can Trust

Here we provide you with an overview of Ansvar, information about the sectors we specialise in, our products and services, our enterprise risk management services, our latest risk alerts, the benefits of partnering with Ansvar and provide you with details of your key contacts at Ansvar.

About Ansvar

Ansvar is a subsidiary of Ecclesiastical Insurance Office plc, (Ecclesiastical), established in the UK in 1887. We are an ethical insurer committed to our community and core to our mission is giving back with all our available profits going back to charitable causes.

For 60 years Ansvar has offered specialist risk and Insurance products and services to the Care, Community Service, Faith, Education and Heritage sectors as well as property owners.

Sector Specialisation and Risk Appetite

As a specialist insurer, our risk appetite is not always fully understood in the market. Given we have a long history in insuring and protecting the Faith community, it is not surprising that we are often asked … “we know you insure Churches, but what else do you do?” In fact, we do a lot more!

Our risk appetite serves to support the insurance and risk needs of five sectors and our underwriting appetite encompasses all businesses from Small to Medium Enterprises to large Corporates, complemented by unique coverage offerings such as Occurrence Wording for PSA cover and even options to provide retroactive cover.

Aged Care, Disability Care, Child Care, Home Care service providers and Retirement Living. Learn more
Community Services
Community groups, Not for Profits, Community and Sporting Clubs, Social Services, Vocational Care, Youth Organisations and special events. Learn more
Religious organisations of all denominations, Temples, Cathedrals, Mosques, Synagogues and Churches. Learn more
Independent Schools, Adult Education, Early Learning and tutoring. Learn more
Museums, Theatres, Heritage and national buildings, national trust buildings, historical sites. Learn more
Property Owners
Commercial property owners, office and retail, shopping centres, homemaker centres and strip shops. Learn more

Our Products & Services

For each of our core sectors including Care, Community Service, Faith, Education, Heritage and Property Owners, Ansvar provides a range of tailored insurance products and services to protect your clients including:

*Business Insurance Pack: the Ansvar Business Insurance Pack comprises a range of tailored insurance products designed to protect the needs of your clients including General Public and Product Liability Insurance (including PSA cover), Volunteers Personal Accident Insurance, Property Insurance – Commercial Premises, Business Interruption Insurance, Crime Cover, Glass Breakage, Breakdown of Mechanical and Electronic Equipment and General Property.
**Management Liability: Management Liability Insurance protects you and your organisation against operational risks and exposures. It is a packaged executive protection insurance policy that typically includes Entity Liability, Directors and Officers Liability, Entity Reimbursement, Employment Practices Liability, Trustees Liability, Statutory Liability, Internet Liability and Entity Crisis Cover.

Our Risk Services

Your Risk Expert

Ansvar Risk supports, educates and provides specific risk management services so organisations are fully equipped to manage risks. Ansvar Risk will work with broker partners and clients using the latest frameworks and technologies to capture data and help to identify risks that can be addressed through risk management interventions.

Consultancy & Workshops

Ansvar’s expert Risk Consultants support our core sectors to optimise their objectives, support Boards and Senior Managers with responsibilities and obligations and provide thought leadership and forums to challenge, expand and share specialist risk management knowledge with brokers and clients alike. Ansvar’s Risk Consultants provide a range of tailored programs to assist you and your clients including Risk maturity assessments, Risk improvement planning, Strategic risk identification programs and Strategic board and executive workshops.

Online Risk Packages For Ansvar Customers

Ansvar Risk is pleased to provide a refreshed set of easy to use online risk packages that will assist you in managing incidents and employee/volunteer on-boarding.

The online risk packages focus on workplace health and safety and workforce management solutions. Assisting with operations and improving workplace safety and compliance, the online risk packages allow our client organisations to get on with the job at hand.

By taking advantage of the Ansvar Risk endorsed online tools, organisations save time and resources in sourcing their own online workplace health and safety tools.

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Our Risk Alerts

Benefits for Brokers

Knowledge and expertise: Extensive experience built over the past 60 years within the Faith, Care, Education, Heritage and Community sectors as well as with Property Owners.

Direct access to decision makers: As a partner, you have access to our key decision makers and importantly our underwriting team.

Latest insights and thought leadership expertise: We are constantly striving to provide the latest contemporary insights, thought leadership and educational forums for advancing broker and client understanding of insurance trends and emerging risks along with the best ways to manage.

Benefits for Clients

Tailored insurance products: Your clients in the Care, Community Service, Faith, Education and Heritage sectors will be protected by a range of insurance products tailored to their specific insurance and risk needs.

Expert risk management solutions: your clients have access to a team of risk management specialists ready to help in sharing, guiding and implementing best practice risk management strategies and solutions.

Benefit from a holistic approach to insurance and risk: Ansvar prides itself in taking a holistic and integrated approach in protecting clients through customised insurance and risk management support and solutions.


Peter Oakman
National Development Manager
P 02 9324 8509
M 0411 013 851


Lori Vamvas
VIC / TAS State Manager
P 03 8630 3125
M 0411 011 724


Lisa Rohweder
QLD State Manager
P 07 3011 8901
M 0417 510 193


Nick Henley
WA/ SA/ NT State Manager
P 08 8130 6703
M 0437 622 906

To contact any of our offices you can call 1300 650 540 OR complete & submit our enquiry form located here.

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