Commission Increase for Commercial Strata

Great news!

Axis is increasing commissions for Commercial Strata Insurance.

Axis has a leading position in the Commercial Strata market particularly in mixed tenancy industrial risks. We are very pleased to announce a 5.0% increase in commission to our supporting brokers for this product.

We will now pay brokers 20.0% commission on all Commercial Strata policies.

20.0% commission will apply to all new and renewed Commercial Strata policies incepting on or after 01.07.2015.

This means Axis will now pay 20.0% on both Commercial and Residential Strata.

Call the team at Axis to place or renew your Commercial Strata policies.

Melbourne:  03 8660 7000
Sydney:         02 9216 7200
Brisbane:      07 3007 3600

Click below to download our Commercial Strata Proposal Form:
Commercial Strata Proposal

Click below to download a copy of the Policy Wording:
Axis Commercial Strata Policy – from 01.07.2012 – v4/2012

Volunteering for Anglicare Victoria

Anglicare Victoria do an amazing job with their breakfast program for the homeless, a program we are so happy to be a part of. It’s wonderful to see our new starter Alix, volunteering this week to help Anglicare cook up a hot BBQ breakfast. For more information about Anglicare and to contribute in your own way, visit their website:


By |Axis|June 5, 2015

New Liability Team Appointment – Alix Matthews

We are pleased to announce that our Liability team is growing. Alix Matthews has joined Axis to assist Gerry Craig in the development of our Liability portfolio. Alix has a wealth of experience placing difficult Liability risks into Lloyd’s in her previous role at SRS.

We continue to consider a broad range of Liability risks including; Manufacturing, Importing, Wholesaling, Retailing, Contracting and Property Owners among others, and are always happy to discuss your client’s needs.

The Risk Appetite Matrix has been updated on our website to provide a clear outline of risks we can consider.

Contact your Axis Underwriter or our Liability team:

Gerry Craig
T 03 8660 7004

Alix Matthews
T 03 8660 7015

By |Axis, Media Release|May 20, 2015

Cyclone Marcia

Cyclone Marcia is crossing the Capricorn Coast and threatens Rockhampton and Yeppoon and areas south.

We hope our clients in the affected areas stay safe.

For claims assistance, please call Axis Claims on 03 8660 7000 during office hours.

For urgent claims damage assessments after hours, please call Cunningham Lindsey Adjusters 1800 811 285.

By |Axis, Claims|February 20, 2015

New Axis Liability Appointment

Axis is very pleased to announce the appointment of Gerry Craig as National Liability Underwriter.

Gerry has extensive Liability experience and is well known to brokers in the Liability market.

Axis has also negotiated new Liability Binder facilities with a much broader appetite, and can now consider an extensive range of businesses, trades and occupations.

We have updated the Risk Appetite Matrix on our website to provide a clear outline of risks we can consider.

Gary Dawson, Managing Director said that the appointment of Gerry and the new facilities is an exciting development which will provide brokers with a clear choice in both the property and liability markets.

Please feel free to contact Gerry directly with your liability enquiries on:

Phone: 03 8660 7004


Alternatively, please contact your Axis underwriter.

By |Liability|February 4, 2015

Axis has relocated!

The team at Axis Underwriting are excited to announce the relocation of our offices in both Melbourne and Sydney.

Axis Managing Director Gary Dawson said, “The ongoing success of Axis has seen us quickly outgrow our offices, creating the need for us to move into larger spaces”.

Along with the change of our addresses, Axis also has new phone numbers you can contact us on. For all new contact details please refer below.

You can now find Axis Melbourne on Collins Street:
Level 5, 90 Collins Street
Melbourne VIC 3000
Ph. 03 8660 7000

You can now reach Axis in Sydney at:
Level 11, 23 Hunter Street
Sydney NSW 2000
Ph. 02 9216 7200

By |Media Release|December 17, 2014

Axis appoints a Product Development Manager

Axis Underwriting Services is very pleased to announce the appointment of Ivan Verescuk to the team.

Ivan has 25 years of insurance industry experience, having held senior operations and product management roles throughout his career.  He is passionate about the insurance industry and thrives on achieving outcomes which deliver efficiency, innovation and value for all stakeholders.

Gary Dawson, Managing Director said, “Axis is committed to continually developing new product lines to meet the needs of our broker network. Ivan’s experience with product development and innovation ensures that this remains a strength of the Axis brand.”

By |Axis, Media Release|October 29, 2014

Axis Underwriting announces major improvements to Commercial Strata policy

Axis Underwriting is a leading Strata Insurance market for commercial, industrial and mixed tenancy strata risks.

Today, Axis Underwriting’s Managing Director, Gary Dawson, announced major changes to its Commercial Strata Policy.

Axis Underwriting opens new Sydney offices!

Off the back of one of the busiest years Axis Underwriting has experienced, we are set to expand and will be opening a new office in Sydney from Monday 7th April.

Augmenting our existing bases in Melbourne and Brisbane, Axis’ Sydney office will be run by Development Underwriter, Emily Walker, who will already be well known to most of you.

By |Axis, Feature, Industry News|April 3, 2014

Legal Expenses a big hit for Axis at the Steadfast Conference

It was great catching up with the Steadfast community at the recent 16th Annual Steadfast Conference held in Melbourne from 1 – 4 March.

As always, the ability to connect with industry peers and catch up on the changes and exciting news within the insurance industry was invaluable.