Complimentary Insurance for PACFA Student Members

06 November 2023

We are pleased to offer a vital opportunity to our student members as they embark on their counselling and psychotherapy journey. In collaboration with, PACFA extends COMPLIMENTARY insurance coverage to Student PACFA Members. This coverage is designed to protect Student Members during their studies and covers any client work undertaken within their training programs.

As PACFA Members listed on the PACFA Register, Civil Liability (including Professional Indemnity and Public & Products Liability insurance) is a requirement. This coverage safeguards you from unforeseen events during your practice within your training programs.

The COMPLIMENTARY Students and Registrar Insurance is compliant with AHPRA requirements and offers comprehensive coverage. This includes $2 million for individual claims and $6 million for total claims under Professional Indemnity, as well as $10 million each claim for Public and Products Liability, and $30 million for total claims under Public & Products Liability.

To apply for this insurance:

  1. Visit the Member Section of the PACFA website to copy your Membership Number for the Application. 
  2. Complete the Student Insurance Application Form.
  3. Email your completed form to [email protected]

Your complimentary insurance coverage begins at 4 pm on the day of submission and remains in effect until the completion of your Student Program.

We are dedicated to supporting your journey, and this initiative reflects that commitment. For questions or assistance, please do not hesitate to reach out to PACFA’s membership team.