Commercial Goods & Cargo in Transit Insurance

Whether you're relocating your office or factory within the country or abroad, involved in importing or exporting goods to and from Australia, CARTS Commercial Goods & Cargo Insurance offers the ideal policy for in-transit protection.

Product Information

CARTS Commercial Goods & Cargo in Transit Insurance offers coverage for accidental loss or damage to goods during transportation, including floor to floor coverage starting from the point of loading and ending when the goods are received at their intended destination.

A $500 AUD excess may apply based on the selected type of goods. For complete information, please refer to the policy documents that are relevant to you.

There are two types of cover available:

Single Transit Within Australia

This cover is for moving commercial goods within Australia. Cover includes:

  • Accidental loss or damage to the goods in transit
  • Loading and unloading, loss or damage
  • All retail and sales packaging
  • Goods are covered from Floor to Floor, and are covered until they are placed inside the intended destination
  • Cover commences when Goods are first moved for the specific purpose of loading on the conveying vehicle for Transit
  • Shipping Containers in your care, custody or control for which you are liable

For full cover details, please read the policy document..

Cargo Import to and Export from Australia

This covers accidental loss or damage to import or export of cargo in transit to and from Australia.

The policy cover includes:

  • All retail and sales packaging
  • Shipping, containers in your care, custody or control - limit $50,000
  • Return goods inwards or outwards
  • Fire, Flood, Collision or Explosion
  • Theft, Pilferage or Non-delivery
  • Brands and label clause
  • Impact, Damage to Goods
  • Clean-up costs
  • Expediting expenses - extra airfreight costs for replacement parts - up to $50,000
  • Fumigation Clause - up to $100,000
  • General average and salvage Clause
  • Delayed unpacking clause
  • Duty clause (Australian imports only)
  • Strikes diversion expenses clause - up to $50,000
  • Shut out period while waiting on the wharf, quay or pier
  • Damaged Goods removal - up to $100,000

Limitations and Exclusions apply. The above is only a summary of some policy cover features, for full cover details, please refer to the policy document.

How do I arrange cover?

You can easily arrange cover online, 24/7. We offer secure online payment facilities and accept both VISA and Mastercard. Get a quote now!

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Note - In special circumstances where you are moving more than one commodity or moving chilled or frozen meat, dairy products, fresh fruit or produce, medical supplies or your total sum insured is above $200,000, please contact us directly on +61 (03) 9887 3560 to provide you an accurate quote for your cover.

Need more information?

Prior to making a decision about whether CARTS Commercial Goods In Transit Insurance is right for you, please read the policy wording.

For any further enquiries, please get in touch with our friendly team of brokers who are licenced to provide you with personalised risk advice here.

The following is a summary only and the customer should refer to the Policy Wording for more details. Terms, conditions and exclusions apply to this insurance.


Coverforce Complete Insurance Brokers Pty Ltd

Phone: 1300 880 253
Fax: +61 (03) 9887 2361

Postal Address:
PO Box 231, Ringwood, VIC 3134

Insurance products are provided by National Transport Insurance, a joint venture of the insurers Insurance Australia Limited trading as CGU Insurance ABN 11 000 016 722 AFSL 227681 and AAI Limited trading as Vero Insurance ABN 48 005 297 807 AFSL 230859 each holding a 50% share. National Transport Insurance is administered on behalf of the insurers by its manager NTI Limited ABN 84 000 746 109 AFSL 237246.

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