About Us


Why Choose Velos? Velos Insurance Services is one of the leading marine insurance providers in the UK.

We have been providing commercial and private marine insurance to yacht, pleasure craft and boat owners since 1975, and our team of expert marine insurance specialists has over 50 years of accumulated experience. Applying this experience we are able to offer competitive rates to our customers, as well as the best possible cover for all of their marine insurance needs.

We offer a range of boat insurance packages, whether it be for yachts, motorboats, superyachts and pleasure crafts, or small commercial boats and fishing vessels. We also arrange insurance for cargo and goods in transit, and marine trades policies. Why not contact us to find out more?

We are a family owned company, whose reputation for customer care is second to none. Our friendly and efficient staff are experts in their field and will help you every step of the way, answering any questions you may have, big or small. We respond rapidly to quotation requests and issue documentation as quickly as possible, so that you are left with total peace of mind and an insurance policy that is tailor-made for you and your requirements.

If unfortunately, you do have to make a claim, our dedicated in-house claims team handle your claim on behalf of our underwriters, giving you a speedy and effective resolution. We handle everything sympathetically, professionally and rapidly, providing you with a first class service that takes the stress out of your situation.

The marine insurance policies offered by Velos are specifically designed for private and commercial boat owners. Velos is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority, is covered by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme and is a member of BIBA (British Insurance Brokers Association). We are also members of the Inland Waterways Association. Velos is a coverholder at Lloyds of London, and Allianz insurance.

Our pleasure craft policies are, in the majority, underwritten by Allianz Insurance, one of the leading integrated financial services providers worldwide and the largest property and casualty insurer in the world. Allianz were recently awarded the accolade of General Insurer of the Decade 2004 – 2014.

If for any reason, you are requiring insurance coverage for a risk that does not fall within the parameters of our usual binder, then we will broke it out to a panel of Insurers in order to make sure you have the most appropriate insurance coverage, for the best possible price.

We like to keep abreast of the latest news in the marine world, so why not join us on Facebook and Twitter, stay up-to-date with the latest marine developments and become part of our strong marine community.

We know owning a boat is a dream for many people, which is why we like to make your dreams come true, providing you with exceptional service and boat insurance policies that meet your individual needs.

You can trust your vessel with Velos.

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Tel: +44 (0)20 7929 4058
Fax: +44 (0)20 7933 9350
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Velos Insurance Services Limited
52-54 Gracechurch Street
London, EC3V 0EH
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