Insurance Information

The APF does not hold an Australian Financial Services License, however the following Insurance programs have been arranged specifically for the APF and its members.

APF Public Liability Insurance

(Automatic upon membership to the APF)

Cover is arranged to respond in relation to negligent damage caused to third party person or property whilst participating in parachuting under an APF licence. Cost for this insurance is included in membership fees.

Personal Accident Insurance

(Optional cover that can be applied for as an APF member)

Provides a range of benefits including capital benefits and non Medicare medical costs resulting from an accident whilst participating in parachuting activity under an APF license. 

The Product Disclosure Statement must be referred to for full cover details.  

This cover can be applied for at any stage of APF membership via completion of the Personal Accident application form and paying the applicable premium; or, by selecting the personal insurance option on Form M2 renewal at the applicable rate.

Student Parachutist - Product Disclosure Statement and Policy Wording

Full Licensed Members - Product Disclosure Statement and Policy Wording

Full Licensed Members - PAI Application Form

Gear Insurance Program

Insuranet has secured SPORTSCOVER as the underwriter for the APF Gear Insurance Program.

SPORTSCOVER provides this specific, tailored and affordable insurance cover for APF Members designed specifically for their Parachuting equipment.

Whilst other insurers do not cover sporting equipment whilst in use, the APF have been able to secure the unique “cutaway” endorsement. This endorsement extends cover to include loss or damage on specific items resulting from an emergency “cutaway”.

Policy features include:

  • Accident Loss or Damage
  • Cutaway endorsement – Limit any one event $3,000
  • Optional International cover extension
  • Policy Excess: $100.00

To apply for this cover, simply download and complete the application form, return it to the APF with payment of the applicable premium.

Any General Advice in this release does not take into account your personal objectives, financial situation and needs. Read the Product Disclosure Statement before deciding if this product is right for you.

Link to Proposal

Link to PDS

For further information, contact Insuranet on 02 6202 3000.

Travel Insurance

Travel Insurance for APF Members can be arranged through our insurer; contact the APF Office for more information.

Club Insurance

A program for clubs is available through our insurer; contact the APF Office for more information.