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Based in Norwich, Alan Boswell Insurance Brokers are ideally placed to manage your boating insurance needs throughout Norfolk and Suffolk. Specialising in Broads boat insurance, we guarantee a personal service backed by insurers with more than 90 years’ marine insurance heritage.

  • Specifically designed for Broads-based boats.
  • Generous no claims discount.
  • 125% sums insured for repairs.

Boat enthusiasts

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We’d like to think of ourselves as boat enthusiasts.

We’re specialists in providing bespoke boat insurance to meet your exact needs, so whether your pleasure is in a dinghy or punt, motorboat or yacht we can help you choose exactly the right insurance policy for you.

We know that all whiteboats are white but not all brownboats are brown!

How our customers rate us

I felt the service I received was genuine, warm, friendly and knowledgeable

Mr Wilkinson, Boat Insurance

Boat insurance in detail

Benefits of our Broads Boat Insurance

  • Simple to buy Onerous survey requirements replaced by simple condition report, including option to self-certify (just because a boat is 50 years old it doesn't mean it's falling to bits!).
  • Generous No Claims Bonus Can build up to 25% discount.
  • Multi-vessel discounts Available for two or more boats.
  • Repair clause Policy will pay 125% of the sum insured for repairs (to recognise that old boats are often more expensive to repair than simply buying a replacement).
  • Racing cover Automatically included for all sailing boats (so you can compete in the annual regatta without fear of being uninsured).
  • Fixed policy excess The amount you pay is not a percentage of the loss.
  • Reduced excess If approved repairers used.
  • Keen pricing Reflects the unique risks presented by Broads-based craft.
  • A local team All administration handled locally by knowledgeable staff with experience and familiarity of the Broads.

Policy details

Your insurance needs will vary depending on what you sail and where but can include:

  • Loss or damage To the vessel, gear and equipment.
  • Legal liability for claims made by third parties Including passengers and guests on-board, or when embarking or disembarking the vessel.
  • Transit risk Within Europe.
  • Loss of gear and equipment from the exterior Following forcible theft.
  • Personal accident cover For the owner and guests.
  • Outboard motor cover In case of dropping off and falling overboard.
  • Salvage charges and liability For the cost of raising or removal of wreck.

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