Is insurance of the project compulsory under RERA? What are the provisions regarding Insurance

Promoter has to obtain all such insurance as notified by the State Government. So insurance will be compulsory only after the Notification is issued by the State Government. The Act says that the State Government can prescribe various types of insurance including but not limited to

  • title of the land and building as a part of the real estate project; and
  • construction of the real estate project.

The promoter is liable to pay the insurance premium before transferring the same to the allottee / association of allottees. The documents related to insurance will have to be handed over to the association of allottees when the same is formed.