Professional Indemnity Insurance for Physiotherapists
- The APA refers members to Guild Insurance
Count on Guild Insurance as the referred provider of the Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA) and the leading insurer of physiotherapists in Australia.
Working with the APA since 2003, Guild Insurance is a long-term partner to physiotherapy intent on providing quality protection and delivering maximum value for physiotherapists.
- Complete cover – no questions asked
With Guild’s Insurance for Physiotherapists you gain a specific cover for the full scope of physiotherapy practice. There’s no need for notifications or special forms to complete; if you're qualified to perform the treatment you’re covered under a Guild policy.
It also includes cover for legal expenses as a result of proceedings or inquiries.
- Flexible cover options
Whether you work in the public or private sector, part time or full time, we have an option for you. There are three categories under the Guild Physiotherapists Liabilities Insurance policy:
- Full-time Private Practice,
- Full-time Public Practice, or
- Limited hours (less than 15 hours).
You can elect to be covered for $5 million, $10 million or $20 million to ensure you have the most suitable cover for your needs.
- 24/7 legal advice and support
If you do face a claim, you won’t do so alone. You have access to our support network for physiotherapists including legal advice and representation. We look to achieve the best outcomes by regularly consulting with professional peers and the APA to provide support with an understanding of your needs as a physio.
- Risk management resources
Benefit from our risk management resources and advice that support the prevention of claims and protect the reputation of physiotherapists. In conjunction with APA, we produce risk management communications for physiotherapists including the Riskequip website.
You can easily apply for cover right now.
If you are a physiotherapist working exclusively in the Public Sector and want to apply for individual cover, please use this application form.
Are you a business owner?
We can also cover your business insurance risks. Read about our business insurance for physiotherapists.
Do you have questions?
Our list of Frequently Asked Questions will provide all the answers you need.