The Target Contribution represents an estimate of the total claims costs and expenses for the fund year, and is allocated to agencies as Deposit Contributions. The sum of all Deposit Contributions will add to equal the total Target Contribution for icare tmf.
With the Target Contribution calculated at a ‘pool level’, a ‘pool’ grouping helps to separate out agencies that have large or unique operations. Each pool’s target contribution is not affected by the claims experience of agencies in other pools and are treated independently for the purpose of calculating the Deposit Contributions.
The pools are: