Sound & Lighting Solutions

JLT Sound Checked Audio Visual Insurance

At JLT, we understand the passion required to work in such a face paced and ever changing industry. At any given time, you are using equipment both owned and hired as well as engaging customers and the general public, sometimes at multiple venues at once. The risk of injury to third parties, property damage and equipment failure is ever present. That’s why it’s important for lighting and sound engineers who work on various productions to have adequate sound and lighting insurance to meet these complex and challenging needs.

We understand the dynamic nature of your profession and whether you are a large scale multinational operation, a family owned business or a freelancer, we have put in the leg work to confidently say, we are the authority when it comes to understanding risks in your sector. As a result, our specialised entertainment insurance brokers are able to offer high quality, sound checked production insurance solutions.

JLT Entertainment is backed by over 45 years of experience in servicing the needs of the entertainment insurance sector. This means our team of experts understand the risks faced by your industry. Meet the team. Click here

So take the stress away from buying what is often a confusing product and process. Our simple online lighting and sound equipment insurance solution means you will be covered in minutes, with a certificate of currency emailed directly to you. Get audio visual insurance cover now with the click of a button.

Our online products have turnover eligibility to a maximum of $200,000 per annum. For larger operators with turnovers greater than this, our team will work with you to build a tailored sound and lighting insurance solution. Contact us on 1300 655 931 to discuss your needs.

Select What You Need Cover For

  • Gig Cover

    $199

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    For 30 Days
    • 30 day public liability cover for Sound, Lighting & Stage Hand activities (See what activities are covered below)
    • $20 million Public & Products Liability
    • $100,000 Goods in care custody & control
    • $500 excess for each and every occurrence
    • Australia and New Zealand cover
    • Turnover limited to $75,000 or under for 30 day period
    • Perfect for those only needing cover for one gig or freelancing
  • Annual Cover

    From $499

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    For 1 Year
    • 12 months cover for Sound, Lighting & Staging Activities (See what activities are covered below)
    • $20 million Public & Products Liability
    • $1 million Professional Liability
    • $250,000 Goods in care custody & control
    • Worldwide (excluding USA/Canada) cover*
    • Includes rigging to existing points (Must be qualified and hold current license)
    • $500 excess each & every occurrence (Public liability)
    • $500 Excess for each & every claim (Professional liability)
    • Turnover limited to $200,000 or under for annual period

    * Cover for USA/Canada can be added for an additional premium. (Maximum of 45 days any one policy period)

Information For Online Gig & Annual Cover

What activities are covered?

Annual Sound, Lighting & Staging

Our policy covers the following Sound and Lighting activities (including rigging from existing points):

  • Sound, Lighting & Staging businesses
  • Audio Engineers,
  • Audio Technicians
  • Sound Engineers
  • Sound Recordist
  • Sound Technicians
  • PA System Operators
  • Audio-Visual Operators
  • Lighting Technicians
  • Stage Hands

30 Day Gig Cover

Don’t need annual cover? Only need cover for a single job or freelancing temporarily?

No worries, we have a solution for you.

Our policy covers the following Sound and Lighting activities:

  • Audio Engineers,
  • Audio Technicians
  • Sound Engineers
  • Sound Recordist
  • Sound Technicians
  • PA System Operators
  • Audio-Visual Operators
  • Lighting Technicians
  • Stage Hands

Your occupation not listed or you require a bespoke solution? Call our team to discuss your needs.

Public Liability Insurance

This will protect you against claims made by a third party for injury or property damage.

*Full details of coverage and exclusions for each policy are available in the relevant PDS and/or policy wordings or by contacting JLT.

Professional Liability

This will protect you against claims made as a result of professional advice you have given to a third party.

*Full details of coverage and exclusions for each policy are available in the relevant PDS and/or policy wordings or by contacting JLT.

For further information, please contact JLT Entertainment Team

Our standard office hours are M–F 8.30am – 5pm AEST.