Tougher controls of the MTPL insurance in Azerbaijan

The Azeri Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FIMSA), Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA) and Compulsory Insurance Bureau (CIB) have concluded an agreement for exchanging information on the MTPL insurance.

The three entities have signed an agreement which provides for an information exchange framework on the MTPL policies' existence verification, mostly by comparin the MIA and CIB databases regarding the vehicles in use and those covered by a MTPL policy. The vehicles, which have no compulsory insurance agreement will be revealed through radars and the owners will be fined in accordance with the current legislation, mews.az repots quoting FIMSA.

Notably, according to Article 469.3 of the Administrative Offences Code, the use of a vehicle without the compulsory MTPL policy entails a fine of AZN 50 for physical persons and AZN 300 for legal persons.

Currently, insurance amount makes AZN 5.000 for damage to property on compulsory insurance of vehicle owners' civil liability and AZN 5.000 on damage to a person's life and health.

Related articles

Azerbaijani A-Qroup showed premium growth in the first quarter

A-Qroup based on its 2018 first quarter results saw a gross premium growth assessed at 13% - said the insurer's official report. Insurer's total premium volume amounted to AZN 1.83 million (EUR 0.87 million) in 1Q2018, thus exceeding the similar result of the previous year.

2018-04-19

Insurance market of Azerbaijan in the beginning of 2018

PASHA Sigorta collected in January 2018 more insurance premiums than any other insurance company in Azerbaijan, according to the Financial Market Supervisory Authority (MBNP), January GWP amounting to AZN 41.23 million (EUR 20.14 million) or 49.8% of total in Azerbaijan.

2018-03-08

ON THE MOVE

Zurich: leadership transition in EMEA business

Currently group CEO of AXA UK and Ireland, Amanda BLANC will also join the executive committee at ZURICH, with the handover scheduled to complete in the fourth quarter of 2018. BLANC is to succeed Gary SHAUGHNESSY as CEO of ZURICH Insurance's EMEA business.

12.04.2018

TOP EVENT

Why should you participate at FIAR 2018?

With an exclusive list of professional speakers, 7 conferences and workshops analyzing current trends and issues on the re/insurance markets, as well as hundreds of bilateral meetings and networking opportunities, FIAR 2018 represents a key event on the business agenda.

25.04.2018

What re/insurance professionals are already on FIAR 2018's list of speakers?

Specialists from ICMIF - International Cooperative Mutual Insurance Federation and PensionsEurope, representatives of national insurance associations from Austria and Turkey, as well as professionals representing SWISS Re, GEN Re and AUDATEX are just a few of the speakers who have already confirmed their presence at FIAR 2018 - The International Insurance-Reinsurance Forum.

19.04.2018

photodune-3834701-laughing-girl-xs

LIVE: Moscow, Russia: The XXII International Reinsurance Conference

The XXII International Reinsurance Conference has started today in Moscow, organized by Delovoy Format, with the support of the Russian Insurers Association. XPRIMM, the traditional Media Partner of the conference, has launched on the occasion the latest edition of its Insurance Profile Russia, providing for 2017 insurance statistical data.

11.04.2018

photodune-3834701-laughing-girl-xs

The 4th edition of the European Consumer Protection Conference: Main conclusions

The European Consumer Protection Conference, taking place on Thursday, 22 March, in Prague, brought into debate the consumer environment in the current European regulatory and economic landscape, the upcoming legislative changes that will benefit consumers and users of insurance and private pension products, as well as digitalization and the impact of technological advances in the field of financial services.

22.03.2018

See all