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Legal Expense Insurance for Residential Landlords

Every landlord hopes to have a straightforward, trouble-free relationship with their tenants but sadly more often than not this isn’t the case. If things go wrong such as a tenant refusing to pay rent or damaging the property, it will likely be time consuming and expensive to sort out. This is where our unique Landlord’s Legal Expense Insurance product can help.

What We Cover

We can help residential landlords protect their rights in disputes:

If someone damages, trespasses on or causes a nuisance to a property

To pursue legal rights to repossess the property that has been let under a tenancy agreement

In pursuit of recovery of rent arrears if a tenant falls into arrears and continues to ignore reminders for payment

If the landlord faces criminal charges for action taken in the capacity of the landlord such as unlawful entry to a rented property

If you face an investigation by the ATO regarding the property

From $730 per property p.a.


For a full description of policy cover, conditions and exclusions, please read the policy wording (Limits of Indemnity apply.).

What's included
Legal Information Helpline
Document Centre
Property damage
Recovery of rent arrears
Tax protection
Prosecution defence
Premium starting from $470 p.a.

Important things to know

The table above provides an indication of the premium payable per annum for our legal expense insurance products. This is an indication only and the total premium payable will depend on a number of factors, including the amount of cover you choose and other individual circumstances. The pricing above is for a policy holder based in NSW and is inclusive of commission, GST, stamp duty and other fees and charges. Prices may vary between states and territories, including due to different stamp duty rates. All quotes must be assessed by our underwriting team and quoted on an individual basis taking into account the relevant circumstances of the policy holder. Terms, conditions and exclusions apply to the insurance covers, please refer to the relevant policy terms and conditions.


For More Information

To find out more or how you can offer ARAG’s Landlord Legal Expense Insurance products to your residential landlord clients, please contact us now on . We would love to hear from you!

ARAG Services Australia Pty Ltd (ABN 14 627 823 198) (ARAG) has been granted delegated authority by the Insurer to enter into, vary or cancel Policies and handle Claims on their behalf. In providing these services, ARAG acts on behalf of the Insurer and not as Your agent. ARAG is authorised to provide financial services in accordance with its Australian Financial Services Licence (AFS Licence number 513547). Any advice provided by ARAG in relation to this product is general in nature and does not take into account Your individual circumstances.
The Insurer is detailed in your policy documents.

All enquiries should be addressed to ARAG.

Any advice contained on this website is general advice only and has been prepared without considering your individual objectives, financial situation or needs. Before purchasing or renewing a product we recommend that you consider if it is suitable for your circumstances and read the policy terms and conditions.