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Sports Injury Claims Procedure

  • When injured, report your injury to an "on duty official" immediately (in this case an Ipswich Touch Official), and complete an Injury Report Form, available here.
  • The injured must also contact Sportscover within 30 days to submit a Claim Form Request to receive your claim form documentation via:

           Sportscover website www.sportscover.com
           Email Sportscover at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
           Phone Sportscover on 1300 134 956.
  • Sportscover will lodge the individual claim online and send you the links and any additional requirements by email or post.
  • When treatment is complete please forward all Accounts to Sportscover and also keep copies for your records.
           Claims Department
           Sportscover Australia Pty Ltd
           Locked Bag 6003
           Wheelers Hill, Victoria 3150

A leaflet outlining the full details of claiming is available from here on the Touch Football Australia website.

Summary of Benefits
One of the greatest benefits of the National affiliation system is the National Insurance Scheme.

This scheme, which is controlled and managed by Touch Football Australia on behalf of its members, covers the majority of non-Medicare expenses for players and officials. The Scheme also provides the following insurance cover:

  • Personal Accident, Non Medicare Medical / Hospital ($3,000)
  • Products and Public Liability ($20,000,000)
  • Property in Care Custody and Control ($100,000)
  • Professional Indemnity ($5,000,000)
  • Parents Inconvenience Allowance ($1,500)
  • Funeral Expenses ($5,000)
  • Death and Disablement ($50,000)

Ipswich Touch Association's governing body is Touch Football Australia (TFA) and Touch Football Australia's Insurance partner is Sportscover.  More information can be found at www.austouch.com.au.