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Outstanding Business Leader


icare is changing the way people think about insurance and care.
They we deliver world-class insurance and care services to the businesses, people and communities of NSW.
Whether a person is severely injured in the workplace or on our roads, icare supports their long-term care needs to improve quality of life, including helping people return to work.

They also insure more than 296,000 NSW employers and their 3.7 million employees. And with more than $33 billion in assets, are one of the largest insurance providers in Australia.
icare is made up of six schemes that are committed to delivering better cover, treatment and care to the people of NSW.
Their aspiration is to create the best possible outcome for every person and organisation they serve, delivered through a fair, respectful and empathetic experience that is focused on the person not the process.

  • 3.7 million workers protected across more than 296,000 NSW businesses. icare workers insurance administers the Nominal Insurer, a private sector insurer responsible for providing workers compensation insurance to any NSW employer. It is the single largest workers compensation insurer in NSW with a 70% market share.
  • $1.9 billion in benefits, medical expenses and return-to-work solutions paid to injured workers. icare workers insurance and icare Insurance for NSW ensure that every person who is injured at work is given the treatment, support and care they need to sustainably return to work and their community.
  • $184 billion of the State's assets covered. icare Insurance for NSW is the largest public sector self-insurer in Australia. It administers a number of managed funds for NSW government agencies and their employees.
  • $127.4 million in treatment, rehabilitation and care services for lifetime care participants. icare lifetime care provides treatment, rehabilitation and care for people who are severely injured in motor accidents in NSW, regardless of who was at fault.
  • $75.7 million in benefits paid to people with work-related dust disease. icare dust diseases care provides compensation for people with work-related dust diseases and their dependents, as well as ongoing assistance to support their quality of life.
  • $16.8 billion in residential projects insured. icare hbcf provides a safety net for homeowners if building contractors are unable to honour their commitments due to insolvency, death or suspension of license.