About British Marine

British Marine, as a global marine insurer, is the leading provider of Fixed Premium P&I and Hull and Machinery cover.

British Marine was founded in 1876, and since then, we have continuously provided cover to owners of small, medium-sized and specialist vessels, gaining a reputation for sector insight and expertise.

Today British Marine is the largest provider of commercial P&I insurance, offering limits of up to $1bn and Hull & Machinery to values of up to $25m, insuring in excess of 10,000 vessels worldwide. British Marine, as a wholly-owned subsidiary of the QBE Insurance Group, one of the world's leading A+ rated multinational insurance companies, we are able to provide the financial strength and security to deliver first-class underwriting and claims service. 

Our team of experienced claims handlers includes former members of International Group clubs, lawyers and master mariners. We have the knowledge and skill to mitigate risk and provide resilient claims support and service to Owners insured with British Marine.