The proposed removal of the NSW Emergency Services Levy (ESL) from insurance policies and the introduction of the Fire and Emergency Services Levy (FESL), originally due to take effect on 1 July 2017, is now under review.

For information about the changes to Fire and Emergency Service Levy charges, please refer to the below:

  1. Original Notice issued by the ESL Monitor regarding the removal of the Levy from Insurance Policies
  2. Section 30 Notice effective 1-6-17 – Insurer Obligations
  3. Press release from the NSW Government regarding the potential deferral of the FESL