icare seeks brokers for HBCF distributor panel

NSW icare is seeking brokers for its distributor panel as part of its Home Building Compensation Fund reforms.

icare hbcf is the NSW state government provider of home building compensation insurance. icare hbcf is seeking a request for proposal (RFP) for its Distributor Panel.

The tender invites brokers that have dedicated product expertise and resources to act as distribution partners of icare for licensed builders and contractors. Approved HBCF distributors will remain responsible for:

  • assisting builders and contractors to secure insurance eligibility through BEAT (Builder Eligibility Assessment Tool)
  • advocating on behalf of clients to scheme agents
  • issuing Insurance Certificates in CIMS.

The RFP opened 15 June 2017 and potential outsourced services partners should visit the NSW Government e-tender website to download further documentation and tender procedures. The RFT identification number is HBCF/150617/2017.

The icare hbcf website contains other background information on the scheme.

Questions regarding the RFT, should be directed to Angela Burrell, Senior Project Officer, icare Procurement on 02 4321 5606 or hbcfprocurement@icare.nsw.gov.au.