Mining Insurance

For businesses involved in the coal, gas & natural resource sectors

Insurance For Mining Companies and it’s Contractors & Consultants

We insure everyone from contractors working on mine sites to suppliers of mining companies. Whatever your position is in the mining supply chain, we can assist with mining insurance.

“They know the nature of our operations and we are confident that any question will be answered in a quick and professional manner.”

-John Lea, Groundsearch Australia

Insurance For Consultants & Companies In The Mining Supply Chain 

Peace of Mind

From pit to port, we have miners, mining suppliers and every company in between covered. For extensive coverage on your company, we can assist with your insurances. 

Industry Experts

With our office in the heart of Australia’s largest coal exporting port, we have a multitude of customers in the mining and mining services sectors. We offer insurance for mining operators, consultants, plant operators and more.

Tailored Cover For Your Mining Application

No matter what discipline or area of speciality you work in, we can provide tailored insurance cover for all aspects of your operation. We also offer workers compensation advice for businesses paying over $30k of policies. 

Extensive Cover For Mining Operators, Consultants & Supply Companies

As mining insurance is multifaceted and unique, we need to ensure you are receiving the correct cover for your business or project. We take a ‘client first’ hands on approach to ensure all of your operations are covered under our policies.

“Cookie Cutter” just aren’t enough. It is time to engage a specialist that understands the specific nuances of the engineering market. No matter what discipline, we can help with your engineering cover.

We are Newcastle’s highest rated insurance brokerage firm based on Google Reviews. Read more about Ausure Horizon insurance brokers here.

What our clients have to say

The mining industry has evolved a lot over the past few years and if you’re looking for insurance it’s essential to find the right policy to evolve alongside you. Mining Insurance can bring peace of mind for anyone involved in the mining business and protect you from unexpected hazards and potential liabilities. 

No matter big or small, Ausure Horizon works with everyone from independent contractors to multi-million dollar mining companies all around Australia.

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Coal Miners Insurance 

Coal Mining Insurance is a must-have if you’re involved in any capacity within the industry. From the desk to the mines, the worksite can be a hazardous place and you need to be insured in case of unforeseen circumstances.

Common claims for the mining industry include losses incurred due to lost production time, mismanagement, lost sales, damaged equipment, and so much more. 

Ausure Horizons Coal Miners Insurance is easy to organise and claim so you don’t have to worry about all that insurance red tape. Some of our common policies include subsidence insurance, mines and minerals insurance, and quarry insurance.

Who Needs a Coal Mining Insurance Policy?

Ausure Horizon has years of experience working with mining companies and contractors and understands the nuances of the mining industry. We can offer completely comprehensive and tailored insurance for mining operators and mining contractors insurance. 

The mining industry is diverse. From infrastructure builders to the workers on the conveyor belt, from the electricians onsite to the fabricators and supplies. That’s not even including all the mining sites across Australia. Ausure Horizon has worked with sites from Hunter Valley to the Olympic Dam and Broken Hill. We’ve assisted mining companies with turnover up to half a billion dollars, and smaller sites just starting. No matter what mining job, size, or location, Ausure Horizon has you covered. 

What type of cover is right for me?

Every mining site is unique. It’s essential to make sure you’re working alongside an insurance provider that knows the importance of understanding the details of each site and building a comprehensive policy. Ausure Horizon is that provider and prides itself on its attention to detail and dedication to the client. 

Commonly clients require mining contractors insurance because of the hire risks associated with the field. Mining contracts liability insurance may also be suitable if you are required to make the contractor requirements set out by mining companies. 

Mining energy and gas insurance is another popular and comprehensive policy. This insurance policy can cover you in the event of any liabilities or risks associated with onsite energy and gas complications. 

It’s an unfortunate reality that coal mining injuries are somewhat commonplace and it’s essential to plan for these circumstances. Coal mines insurance workers compensation is here to protect the business and workers in case of any injuries. Our coal miner compensation scheme also offers workers a safety net and can protect businesses from nasty legal battles. 

Other mining insurance companies may offer rock bottom prices without advising the client that the cover is minimal. At Ausure Horizon we pride ourselves on our fully comprehensive coverage. 

Why Ausure Horizon for Mining Insurance?

Ausure Horizon is a leading insurance provider that is trusted by hundreds of Australians around the country. We work hard to ensure our policies are comprehensive enough to suit you. We also offer tailored coverage to make sure every policy is as unique as the business that requires them. Our team takes pride in being able to answer any of your questions and help match you with the best policy possible.

 If you’re interested in finding out more than please contact us today!

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Trades we cover

  • Abrasive Blasting / Sand Blasting
  • Auto-Electrician
  • Air Conditioning Services & Installation
  • Boilermaker
  • Carpenter
  • Concreting Services
  • Civil Works
  • Diesel mechanics
  • Earthmoving
  • Electricians
  • Elevator / Escalator Contractor
  • Equipment Hire
  • Flooring Contractor
  • Fencing contractors
  • Garage Door Installation
  • Garden maintenance & Landscapers
  • Glaziers Heating Equipment & Installation & Repair
  • Irrigation Systems Construction or Installation
  • Joinery
  • Kitchen Installation
  • Landscaping Contractor
  • Lift / Hoist Installation Contractor
  • Metal Fabrication
  • Service Contractors
  • Mining Equipment Service/Repair
  • Painting and Decorating Services
  • Plant and Machinery Repair/Service
  • Plastering Contractor
  • Refrigeration Contractor
  • Site Preparation
  • Shop & Office Fitter
  • Signwriting Contractor
  • Structural Steel Erection
  • Structural Steel Fabrication
  • Swimming Pool Installation
  • Tiling Contractors
  • Traffic Controllers
  • Ventilation Equipment
  • Installation & Repair
  • Waste Collection Services
  • Waterproofing Contractor
  • Welders
  • Window Installation

Mining Contractors

(including underground works)

  • Diesel Mechanics / Fitters
  • Drilling Electricians
  • General plant maintenance and operators Welding / Boiler making Exploration
  • And many more…


Where do you cover?

We offer cover engineers Australia-wide. A majority of our clients are located in key mining belts such as the Hunter Valley, Pilbrara, Olympic Dam, the Goldfields of Victoria, Peel, Bowen Basin and Broken Hill.

How can I make a claim?

You can make a claim online – it is easy as filling out our form and uploading your information. You can also call our friendly team on 1300 639 000. You can also make a claim directly with your personal broker.

Do you price match?

Whilst we understand pricing is important, we take a tailored approach to your business – mining insurance requires a very specific insurance policy. We believe a coverage first approach is important – getting you the correct cover for your company is first and foremost in our methodology.

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