Boat Insurance may not be the first thing on your mind when you purchase a boat, new or used, however, it’s important to seek professional advice about the cover you need for your pleasurecraft, plus the engine, trailer, and activities on the water.

After all, you want owning a boat to be about having fun, relaxing and making memories with family and friends.


You can opt for comprehensive insurance, similar to your car, to cover you for accidental loss or damage.  This type of cover provides protection for theft of your boat, contents, personal belongings and malicious damage.  This includes transit cover so you’re protected while transporting your boat on a trailer.

Benefits and features may include:

  • Accidental loss or damage
  • Contents cover (various limits apply, depending on the policy
  • Market Value or Agreed Value
  • Rescue expense
  • Legal Liability
  • Emergency repairs
  • Towing and storage
  • Death of driver or operator
  • Legal costs

Most comprehensive Boat and Pleasurecraft Insurance policies will provide the following accidental cover:

  • Sinking
  • Stranding
  • Collision and impact
  • Storm
  • Fire
  • Theft
  • Malicious damage

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