TWIA Posts 2020 Rate Adequacy Analysis

Pursuant to Section 2210.3511 of the Texas Insurance Code, TWIA’s 2020 Rate Adequacy Analysis is now available on our website. The analysis will be considered by TWIA’s Actuarial & Underwriting Committee and […]

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Public Invited to Virtually Access July 27 Meeting of TWIA’s Legislative and External Affairs Committee

Listen to the livestream on YouTube. The Legislative and External Affairs Committee of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association’s (TWIA) Board of Directors will meet via GoToWebinar on July 27, 2020 at 2:00 […]

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TWIA Begins Annual Rate Filing Consideration Process with July 21 Meeting of Actuarial & Underwriting Committee

The Texas Windstorm Insurance Association’s (TWIA) Actuarial & Underwriting Committee will meet via GoToWebinar on Tuesday, July 21 at 1:30 p.m. CT. The meeting will also be livestreamed on YouTube. The agenda […]

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Public Invited to Virtually Access July 13 Meeting of TWIA’s Legislative and External Affairs Committee

The Legislative and External Affairs Committee of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association’s (TWIA) Board of Directors will meet via GoToWebinar on July 13, 2020 at 1:30 p.m. The meeting will also be […]

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TWIA Selects Firm to Conduct Independent Actuarial Study of Rates and Hurricane Modeling

The Actuarial & Underwriting Committee of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association (TWIA) Board of Directors has selected a firm to provide actuarial services to TWIA. The firm, Willis Towers Watson, will perform […]

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Public Invited to Virtually Access TWIA Actuarial & Underwriting Committee Meeting

The Texas Windstorm Insurance Association’s (TWIA) Actuarial & Underwriting Committee will meet via GoToWebinar on Tuesday, June 30 at 1:00 p.m. to continue its evaluation of proposals for actuarial services submitted in […]

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Executive Committee of TWIA Board of Directors to Meet via Teleconference June 22

The Executive Committee of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association’s (TWIA) Board of Directors will meet via GoToWebinar on Monday, June 22 at 1:30 p.m. The agenda for the meeting is available. The meeting will […]

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TWIA Urges Policyholders to Prepare as 2020 Hurricane Season Begins

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. AUSTIN, […]

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TWIA Issues 2020 Annual Report and Catastrophe (CAT) Incident Response Plan

Texas Insurance Code Section 2210.107(c) requires TWIA to produce an Annual Report to the Texas Legislature detailing the extent to which the Association and the Board of Directors have met the requirements of […]

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Next Monday: Changes to the Windstorm Certification Program

Beginning June 1, the windstorm certification process will be administered solely by the Texas Department of Insurance (TDI). At that time: TWIA will stop accepting applications for Certificates of Compliance for completed […]

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Public Invited to Virtually Access June 12 Meeting of TWIA’s Legislative and External Affairs Committee

Livestream on YouTube here The Legislative and External Affairs Committee of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association’s (TWIA) Board of Directors will meet via GoToWebinar on June 12, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. The […]

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TWIA Board of Directors Holds Quarterly Meeting

The Texas Windstorm Insurance Association (TWIA) met via teleconference on Tuesday, May 12. The Board welcomed new members Peggy Gonzalez (First Tier Coastal Representative) of Brownsville and Tim Garrett (Non Seacoast Territory […]

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FAQ: June 1 Changes to the Windstorm Certification Program

Windstorm Certificates of Compliance (WPI-8s/WPI-8-Cs) are an important eligibility requirement for TWIA as well as some private insurance companies. The process for coastal property owners to certify completed structural improvements will change […]

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Virtually Access Today’s Meeting of TWIA’s Board of Directors

The Board of Directors for the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association will hold its quarterly meeting via GoToWebinar on Tuesday, May 12 at 9:00 a.m. The agenda for the meeting can be found […]

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Update on Premium Payment Processing

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, policyholders should anticipate additional processing time for posting their premium payments. This delay will not impact the effective date of their policy. In compliance with national, state, […]

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Public Invited to Virtually Access May 7 Meeting of TWIA’s Legislative and External Affairs Committee

The Legislative and External Affairs Committee of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association’s (TWIA) Board of Directors will meet via GoToWebinar on May 7, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. The Committee will develop recommendations […]

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Coming Soon: More Visibility for TWIA’s Supplement Payment Process

An improvement to TWIA’s supplemental payment process goes into effect soon. As required by Senate Bill 615, we are adding and making more visible, information about how policyholders can request additional money […]

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Temporary Payment Option in Response to COVID-19 Crisis

Update: This payment option ended on November 1, 2020. Effective November 19, 2020, policyholders can pay for their policy in two installments. TWIA must receive 50% or more of the premium to […]

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Postponed: TWIA Legislative and External Affairs Committee to Meet

UPDATE: The Texas Windstorm Insurance Association (TWIA) has postponed the virtual meeting of its Legislative and External Affairs Committee for 30 days. The Legislative and External Affairs Committee of the Texas Windstorm […]

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Working With Policyholders

Like many of you, we at TWIA have been responding to the challenges of the rapidly evolving COVID-19 Coronavirus situation with a focus on continuing to serve our customers. A question we […]

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