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Heritage Business and Leisure Insurance

Many businesses and leisure organsiations have a strong link with heritage, either due to the building they operate from or the nature of their operations. Our 130 years’ plus experience and close working relationships with key heritage organisations have taught us that these organisations have specific needs and our insurance has been developed accordingly. 

Experience. The difference.

Consistently voted the best insurer for heritage by brokers1, Ecclesiastical is passionate about protecting the heritage of today and yesteryear, and ensuring that your clients with a similar passion have the advice and support they need. 

Our services can include:

  • Specialist expertise in underwriting, valuations and risk management
  • Risk management surveys carried out by surveyors who understand the complexities of heritage and cultural properties, at no extra cost2
  • Industry experts and art historians who have experience in both underwriting and claims
  • Dedicated in-house claims specialists, who have made 98% of customers very or extremely satisfied3
  • Access to helplines for risk advice, legal services, Public Relations (PR) crisis assistance and counselling.

Our Heritage Business and Leisure insurance cover can be tailored to meet the individual needs of your clients, and can include: 

  • Buildings and contents on an ‘all risks’ basis
  • Public and employers liability
  • Trustee and management liability
  • Reputational risk
  • Business interruption cover including loss of attraction and prevention of access
  • Comprehensive legal expenses cover including planning application refusal appeals
  • Loss of licence including care, education, wedding and premises
  • Guest valuables
  • Marquee protection
  • Hirer’s liability
  • Fine art.

Get in touch to speak to one of our specialists

1FWD broker opinion survey 2007-2016 
2Terms and conditions apply
3Ecclesiastical claims satisfaction survey 2016.
Ecclesiastical Insurance Group plc (EIG) Reg No 1718196. Ecclesiastical Insurance Office plc (EIO) Reg No 24869. Ecclesiastical Life Ltd (ELL) Reg No 243111. Ecclesiastical Financial Advisory Services Ltd (EFAS) Reg No 2046087. Ecclesiastical Underwriting Management Ltd (EUML) Reg No 2368571. E.I.O. Trustees Ltd Reg No 941199. EdenTree Investment Management Ltd (EIM) Reg No 2519319. All companies are registered in England at Beaufort House, Brunswick Road, Gloucester GL1 1JZ. EIO and ELL are authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. Firm Reference Number 113848 (EIO) and 110318 (ELL). EFAS and EIM are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Firm Reference Number 126123 (EFAS) and 527473 (EIM). EUML is an appointed representative of EIO who is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. Firm Reference Number 402228.