Specialist boat insurance 

Premier Marinas has teamed up with GJW Direct to offer the Premier Marine Insurance scheme. GJW Direct is a trading name of Munich Re Specialty Insurance Limited.

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Insurance administered by a dedicated team of professionals

Our background in facilitating repairs in the boatyards, together with GJW Direct’s boat insurance and claims handling experience, gives us a deep insight into what boaters want from marine insurance cover and how they like to be treated when things go wrong. That’s why our insurance policies are administrated by a dedicated team of professionals who cover a wide range of craft - from sailing and racing yachts to sports boats, RIBs, fishing boats and luxury motor cruisers.

Premier Marine Insurance cover includes features such as:

  • No excess to pay if loss or damage is caused by an unknown or untraceable third party
  • Medical expenses covered to up to £3,000
  • No loss of no claims discount if you're involved in an accident in any marina
  • No excess to pay if an accident happens in any marina
  • Legal expenses cover up to £100,000
  • Personal accident cover up to £20,000
  • Interest free annual payment plans on premiums over £100


Exclusive benefits for Premier berth holders:

  • Berthing paid while your boat is repaired ashore following a claim
  • Repatriation of crew/vessel to your berth in the event of illness, injury or boat damage
  • Extended cruising range (details available on request)
  • Boat keys cover up to £500 to replace stolen or damaged keys - fitting and lock replacement
  • Automatic racing risks cover for the 'Round the Island Race’. Mast, spars, sails and rigging limited to 50% of the hull value as noted on the certificate
  • Mis-fueling - if you mis-fuel your boat, cleaning its engine and fuel system is covered up to £500

All the above features of the GJW Direct policy are subject to exclusions and limitations. For more information on these features, please review the certificate of insurance and full policy wording.  

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How to make a claim

If you need to make a claim, sign into your account here or call 0151 473 8000.

Premier Marine Insurance claims features:

  • 24hr claim helpline for emergency situations
  • Fast and fair handling of claims
  • A dedicated, highly experienced claims team
  • 24 hours claims helpline on 0151 473 8099
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Contact us 

For a quote or general enquiry about our policies:

Email: insure@gjwdirect.com

Tel: 0151 473 8073

Monday to Friday 9am to 5:30pm

Write to us: Premier Marine Insurance, GJW Direct, Munich Re Specialty Insurance (UK) Limited, Union, 2-10 Albert Square, Manchester, M2 6LW


Premier Marine Insurance is a trading name of Premier Marinas Limited, an Introducer Appointed Representative of GJW Direct.

‘GJW Direct’ is an approved trading name of Munich Re Specialty Insurance (UK) Limited.

Munich Re Specialty Insurance (UK) Limited is registered in England: 01262636, Union Suite 1a, 2-10 Albert Square, Manchester, M2 6LW. Authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FRN: 310539).