On 19 November 2009, the 2009 Victorian Bushfires Royal Commission released a discussion paper on insurance and the funding of fire services through the fire services levy and sought responses from interested parties on these issues by 21 December 2009.
The paper was developed for discussion purposes only and did not represent the views of the Commissioners.
Responses to Fire Services Levy and Insurance Discussion Paper
Below are the papers received in response to the discussion paper.
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Some responses or parts of responses may not be available due to size, format or content. Information which is potentially defamatory, offensive, contravenes anti-discrimination or anti-vilification legislation or is outside the scope of the Commission's Terms of Reference will not be published.
ASSOCIATION OF INDEPENDENT RETIREES (VICTORIAN DIVISION)
ASSOCIATION OF INDEPENDENT RETIREES 1 (HAMILTON BRANCH)
ASSOCIATION OF INDEPENDENT RETIREES 2 (HAMILTON BRANCH)
COLDSTREAM TIMBER AND HARDWARE
COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
CONSUMER ACTION LAW CENTRE
COUNTRY WOMEN'S ASSOCIATION OF VICTORIA INC
CGU INSURANCE LTD
DI GIALLONARDO, Marianne
HANCOCK VICTORIAN PLANTATIONS PTY LTD
INSURANCE AUSTRALIA GROUP
INSURANCE COUNCIL OF AUSTRALIA LTD
LMI GROUP PTY LTD
MITCHELL COMMUNITY HEALTH SERVICE
MOYHU AND DISTRICT FIRE BRIGADES GROUP
MUNICIPAL ASSOCIATION OF VICTORIA
NATIONAL INSURANCE BROKERS ASSOCIATION OF AUSTRALIA
PROPERTY COUNCIL OF AUSTRALIA (VICTORIAN DIVISION)
VICTORIAN FARMER'S FEDERATION
VOLUNTEER FIRE BRIGADES VICTORIA
WESTPAC GENERAL INSURANCE LTD
WILLIAMS, Trevor and Frances
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