This reference is part of the
Community Law Reform Program
Reference received: 28 July 1982
Report 34: Insurance Contracts - Non Disclosure and Misrepresentation [PDF, 175Kb], February 1983
Tabled in parliament: 30 March 1983
Legislative action: Insurance (Amendment) Act 1983
Judicial citation: Accident Insurance Mutual Ltd v Sullivan (1986) 7 NSWLR 65, 68
To review section 18 of the Insurance Act, 1902 in the light of the common law relating to disclosure, non-disclosure and misrepresentation of fact in contracts of insurance.