• When does cover start?

    Cover starts on the date of the building contract, or the date of the building permit, whichever is earlier.

  • What’s covered?

    For further details on what DBI does and doesn’t cover see what am I covered for? [PDF, 299KB]

    For details about whether you are entitled to make a claim, or what your entitlements might be under a DBI policy, click here.

  • What are the policy limits?

    Homeowners are covered for up to $200,000 in policies issued before 1 July 2014, and for up to $300,000 in policies issued on or after 1 July 2014 for each home covered by the DBI Certificate of Insurance. This is inclusive of all defective and incomplete work and other losses claimed.

    For further details on what DBI does and doesn’t cover see what am I covered for? [PDF, 299KB]

    To fully understand the limitations and exclusions in your DBI policy, you should refer to the full wording of your DBI policy