Written Public Comments for October 19 TWIA Actuarial & Underwriting Committee Meeting

At its October 19 meeting, TWIA's Actuarial & Underwriting Committee reviewed wind mitigation credits available to TWIA policyholders and related issues. The committee also received an update on TWIA’s Request for Information on […]

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TWIA Actuarial & Underwriting Committee to Review Proposals for Reinsurance Broker and Catastrophe Modeling Services at November 2 Meeting

The Actuarial & Underwriting Committee for the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association will meet on Tuesday, November 2, 2021, at 12:30 pm. The Committee will receive presentations from selected respondents to two Requests […]

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TWIA Actuarial & Underwriting Committee Reviews Wind Mitigation Credits

The Texas Windstorm Insurance Association’s (TWIA) Actuarial & Underwriting Committee met on October 19 to review wind mitigation credits available to TWIA policyholders and related issues. The committee also received an update […]

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TWIA Answers Questions Submitted During October 6 Claims Webinar

Thank you to those of you who joined us for our webinar about TWIA’s claims process on October 6, 2021. If you were unable to attend the webinar or want to reference […]

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TWIA Board of Directors to Review 2022 Budget Information at October 25 Meeting

The TWIA Board of Directors will hold an interim meeting on October 25, 2021, at 10:30 a.m. to review preliminary information related to the Association’s 2022 budget. Here are the meeting agenda […]

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TWIA Actuarial & Underwriting Committee to Review Wind Mitigation Credits at October 19 Meeting

The Texas Windstorm Insurance Association’s (TWIA) Actuarial & Underwriting Committee will meet via Zoom on Tuesday, October 19, 2021 at 1:30 pm to review wind mitigation credits available to TWIA policyholders and […]

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In-Person Claims Assistance for Policyholders

We want our policyholders’ Hurricane Nicholas claim process to go as smoothly as possible and help them get every dollar owed to them for damage covered under their TWIA policy. In pursuit […]

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TWIA Claims Webinar October 6

October 7 Update: Thank you to everyone who attended this webinar. If you couldn’t attend, but wanted to, a recording of it is available here: https://youtu.be/LEP2GE510aI. We want the TWIA claim process […]

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TWIA Flood Insurance Requirement

Many TWIA policyholders impacted by Hurricane Nicholas live in areas where, if certain conditions are met, a TWIA eligibility requirement to obtain flood insurance is triggered. This is mandated by law in […]

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Information for Policyholders Impacted by Hurricane Nicholas

4/18/2022 Update: Starting April 18, 2022, TWIA policyholders can report a claim online in Claims Center or the Policyholder Portal. Click here to learn which one you are eligible to use. TWIA […]

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CAT Plan Activated, Policy Moratorium Possible

We have activated our Catastrophe Incident Response (CAT) Plan in response to Tropical Storm Nicholas. This will help us respond to our policyholders and other stakeholders as quickly and effectively as possible […]

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Moratorium Lifted

Today, August 30, 2021, the TWIA policy moratorium was lifted. We are now issuing policies for new and increased coverage. Applications received during the moratorium will be processed according to underwriting guidelines. […]

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Policy Moratorium in Effect, CAT Plan Activated

4/18/2022 Update: Starting April 18, 2022, TWIA policyholders can report a claim online in Claims Center or the Policyholder Portal. Click here to learn which one you are eligible to use. In […]

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Moratorium Possible

TWIA is monitoring ongoing storm activity which may impact our coverage area. It is possible that a policy moratorium will go into effect in the near future. During a moratorium, TWIA is […]

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REGISTER NOW: TWIA Payment Options Refresher Agent Webinar

Agents are invited to brush up on TWIA payments by attending an interactive webinar covering: TWIA payment options, including how to determine if TWIA has received the payment; TWIA payment plans; Hurricane […]

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TWIA Submits 5% Rate Increase Filing and Other Filings to Texas Department of Insurance

The Texas Windstorm Insurance Association has made several filings with the Texas Department of Insurance (TDI). The filings have been made at the direction of TWIA’s Board of Directors at its meeting […]

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Written Public Comments for the August 3, 2021 TWIA Board of Directors Meeting

At its August 3 meeting, the TWIA Board of Directors deliberated on the Association’s annual required rate filing with the Texas Department of Insurance (TDI). The Board voted 5 to 3 to […]

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All About Policy Moratoriums

As we enter the height of hurricane season, now is the perfect time to brush up on TWIA policy moratoriums – and ensure you have the coverages you need. During a moratorium, […]

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TWIA to File for 5% Increase in Rates

The Texas Windstorm Insurance Association Board of Directors voted to direct staff to file a rate increase of 5% for residential and commercial policies in its required annual filing with the Texas […]

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Galveston Satellite Location Available for On-Camera Public Comment as TWIA Board Considers Recommended Rate Increase

Members of the public will have an opportunity to provide on-camera comments in Galveston to the TWIA Board of Directors when they consider a recommended rate increase on August 3. The TWIA […]

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