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What is CTP Insurance?

Compulsory Third Party (CTP) Insurance is attached to the registration of your vehicle and provides protection to the at-fault driver against compensation claims from people injured in a motor vehicle accident.

Why choose Suncorp for you CTP?

Suncorp Insurance cares about Queensland drivers. That's why we offer you more than just basic cover.

Driver Protection Cover, for up to $2 million in benefits for specified serious injuries to eligible at-fault drivers1.

Access to an advisory team of health care and rehabilitation professionals.

A dedicated Queensland-based claims team providing an efficient claims process with more than 70 years' experience and over 1 million customers.

The knowledge you’re helping us in our support of Youngcare.

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If I'm the at-fault driver, what am I covered for?

CTP Insurance covers your liability for injuring others in an accident while you're behind the wheel. So, if anyone other than you is injured or dies — whether it's other drivers, passengers in your car or in other cars, pedestrians, cyclists or motorcyclists — CTP helps take care of their compensation claims.

With Driver Protection Cover, you’re covered for up to $2 million in benefits for specified serious injuries if your car is also comprehensively insured with Suncorp Insurance (or up to $1 million if it isn't).

If the injured person is unable to work, or needs medical treatment, your CTP insurer pays them out a lump sum. This is designed to help cover their medical and rehabilitation treatment, as well as any loss of income related to the accident. 

If you've sustained life-changing, serious injuries in a motor vehicle accident, you may be eligible to receive support through the National Injury Insurance Scheme, Queensland (NIISQ) — regardless of who's at fault. 

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You have selected a vehicle type that isn’t included in the above categories. To see Suncorp CTP premiums for all vehicle types please open the relevant document below.

For any other enquiries please contact 13 11 60 (9am – 5pm, Mon – Fri).

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To establish 1 month vehicle registration contact the Department of Transport on 13 23 80 or visit their website https://www.qld.gov.au/transport/registration.

To establish 3 months vehicle registration contact the Department of Transport on 13 23 80 or visit their website https://www.qld.gov.au/transport/registration.

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But you can still switch to Suncorp and join over 1 million customers who enjoy the value and added benefits that Suncorp offers. If you decide to proceed, the Department of Transport and Main Roads will send you a confirmation of your switch to Suncorp CTP Insurance, effective from your next registration renewal.

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For information on how to purchase Suncorp CTP Insurance please click here. Alternatively, you can call our CTP team on 13 11 60 Monday to Friday between 9am – 5pm for assistance over the phone.

Are you registered for GST?

If any of the vehicle owners are entitled to claim GST Input Tax Credit (ITC) on this CTP Insurance policy please select 'Yes'

Registration due date

This is the date your vehicle's registration is due to expire. This can be found on your registration documents.

You should read the Driver Protection Cover Policy wording for more info.

Moving to Queensland?

You may need to purchase a CTP Certificate before you can register your vehicle in Queensland.

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Whether you're at fault or not, we’re here to help.

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You may be eligible for a multi-policy discount

If you've got two other eligible Suncorp Insurance policies and you take out Suncorp CTP Insurance, you can enjoy a multi-policy discount. Your CTP Insurance won’t be discounted, but you can get 15% off the other two policies.2

Comprehensive Car Insurance

Covers your car for accidental loss or damage and your liability for damage to other people’s cars and property, with the added peace of mind of a lifetime guarantee on repairs that we authorise and arrange.

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Home & Contents Insurance

Cover your home and your household stuff inside it in case of damage caused by an insured event, such as fire, flood, storm or theft.

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Frequently Asked Questions

The National Injury Insurance Scheme Queensland

The National Injury Insurance Scheme Queensland (NIISQ) was introduced by the state government on 1 July 2016. The scheme provides financial support for the treatment and care to people who sustain life-changing, serious injuries in a motor vehicle accident, regardless of who’s at fault. NIISQ does not, however, provide compensation for emotional trauma or loss of income experienced as a result of an accident.

As Queensland's largest CTP insurer, Suncorp Insurance understands that even good drivers make mistakes, that's why we will continue to offer Driver Protection Cover (DPC) alongside the introduction of NIISQ. For eligible customers, DPC provides compensation for specific serious injuries caused to the eligible at-fault driver* of a motor vehicle accident when they have Suncorp Insurance CTP. These payments can help ease those financial burdens that aren't covered by NIISQ. For further information please refer to the National Injury Insurance Scheme Queensland.

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