Aus Ship P&I Pty Ltd. was formed in 1995 in response to the need by the P&I Clubs and Hull Underwriters for a commercial correspondent in Australia.

Since its founding, Aus Ship has become Australia’s foremost Commercial Correspondent representing the majority of P&I Clubs and acting for a number of Hull Underwriters and Brokers.

Aus Ship is unique in that it is the only organisation solely dedicated to serving the needs of P&I Clubs and Hull Underwriters.

Our Commercial Correspondent Service

We operate a “one stop shop” for claims management, risk analysis and loss prevention allowing our Commercial Correspondent Service to provide the most efficient and cost effective solution to your business concerns.

Aus Ship has a depth of practical knowledge in maritime matters.  Our professional staff comprises ship masters and engineers, maritime solicitors, surveyors, pollution experts, Justices of the Peace, Commissioners for Oaths and, claims handlers with experience at Lloyd’s and P&I Clubs, in commercial insurance and shipping operations.

With our closely knit team of in-house field personnel, legal specialists and claims handlers we draw on a unique pool of expertise and commercial relationships which allows us to resolve many matters more cost effectively than other law firms.

Our 24 hour service accessible 365 days a year together with our network of offices operating in 16 ports across Australia, ensures the most prompt and highest quality attention whilst being affordable and cost effective.