Corporations Act 2001

SCHEDULE 2 - INSOLVENCY PRACTICE SCHEDULE (CORPORATIONS)  

Note: See section 600K .

PART 2 - REGISTERING AND DISCIPLINING PRACTITIONERS  

Division 25 - Insurance  

CLAUSE 25-1   REGISTERED LIQUIDATORS TO MAINTAIN INSURANCE  

Registered liquidator must maintain insurance

25-1(1)  
A registered liquidator must maintain:


(a) adequate and appropriate professional indemnity insurance; and


(b) adequate and appropriate fidelity insurance;

against the liabilities that the liquidator may incur working as a registered liquidator.

25-1(2)  
ASIC may, by legislative instrument, determine what constitutes adequate and appropriate professional indemnity insurance, and adequate and appropriate fidelity insurance, in relation to either or both of the following:


(a) specified circumstances;


(b) one or more specified classes of registered liquidators. Offence

25-1(3)  
A person commits an offence if:


(a) the person is subject to a requirement under subsection (1); and


(b) the person intentionally or recklessly fails to comply with the requirement.

Penalty: 1,000 penalty units.

25-1(4)  
A person commits an offence of strict liability if:


(a) the person is subject to a requirement under subsection (1); and


(b) the person fails to comply with the requirement.

Penalty: 60 penalty units.


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