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POST /v1/quotes

The quotes endpoint accepts a set of parameters for a product, and returns data details for the cost of insuring the item/s along with other pertinent information. This includes the quote id that can the be used to generate a policy.

In order to generate quote the create quote endpoint should be used. After submitting the required and optional parameters from the product info endpoint. The create quote endpoint will return a document that describes the quote and the price of the quote.

Body params

RAW_BODY – object

The data that is needed to get a quote. The requirements vary per product, see the reference guide for specific product instructions and information

product – string

The product for which the quote is being created

plan – string

The identifier for the required plan. The available plans are listed in the product info endpoint response

name_of_insured – string

The name of the business that is being insured

business_type – string

The type of business being insured. Please see list in the Cybercare documentation

revenue – float

The business revenue for last year

region – string

The State where the business is based

name – string

The name of the person responsible for getting the quote

email – string

The email address of the person getting the quote

There are certain parameters that are required to calculate the price, and these are all that is required to generate the quote. However, the quote cannot be bound until all parameters are supplied. If you don’t provide all the parameters when you create the quote, then you can use the update quote endpoint. The response will let you know which parameters are still required with an array of keys in the missing_required_fields attribute on the response (see example above).

See the guide for details about which parameters are required for each product.

Example quote request body

  "product": "cybercare",
  "plan": "premium_1",
  "name_of_insured": "Mary Smith Accounting Pty Ltd",
  "business_type": "Architect",
  "revenue": 135000,
  "region": "NSW",
  "name": "Mary Smith ",
  "email": ""

Response examples

200 OK

  "id": "751831b7-079f-4b1b-9ac2-0fa5c1b7442s",
  "customer_id": null,
  "premium": 1500.0,
  "premium_sales_tax": 150.0,
  "stamp_duty": 165.0,
  "admin_fee": 77.27,
  "admin_fee_sales_tax": 7.73,
  "total_sales_tax": 157.73,
  "grand_total": 1900.0,
  "currency": "AUD",
  "sales_tax_label": "GST",
  "excess": 1000.0,
  "custom_field": null,
  "expires_at": "2019-06-22T23:59:59.999Z",
  "created_at": "2019-05-23T01:08:54.907Z",
  "updated_at": "2019-05-23T01:08:54.907Z",
  "benefits": [
      "title": "List of benefits",
      "description": "Explanation of each benefit..."
  "product": {
    "name": "CyberCare",
    "pds_url": "http://aperture.pdev/products/cybercare/Agile-CyberCare-PDS.pdf",
    "min_insured_value": 250000,
    "max_insured_value": 10000000,
    "duty_of_disclosure": "# Duty of Disclosure\n## What You must tell Us\nWe will ask You various questions when You apply for cover. When You answer those questions, You must be honest and You have a duty under law to tell Us anything known to You, and which a reasonable person in the circumstances, would include in answer to the question. We will use the answers in deciding whether to insure You, and anyone else to be insured under the Policy, and on what terms. You have this same duty to disclose those matters to Us before You renew, extend, vary or reinstate Your Policy.\n## If You do not tell us\nIf You do not answer Our questions in this way, We may reduce Our liability under contract in respect of a claim or refuse to pay a claim, or cancel the Policy. If You answer Our questions fraudulently, We may refuse to pay a claim and treat the Policy as never having commenced."
  "parameters": {
    "plan": "premium_1",
    "region": "VIC",
    "business_type": "Architect",
    "revenue": 135000.0,
    "name_of_insured": "Mary Smith Accounting Pty Ltd",
    "name": "Mary Smith ",
    "email": "",
    "plan_label": "Premium",
    "region_label": "Victoria"

422 Unprocessable Entity

  "errors": {
    "plan": [
      "can't be blank"