Shearwater Insurance Services

For cover that beats the competition, put your equestrian insurance in the hands of the experts at Shearwater today.

Shearwater – Your Insurance In Expert Hands

Shearwater Insurance was established in 1992 and initially specialised in horse insurance. Over the years we have expanded our range of policies and now offer one of the most comprehensive ranges of equestrian insurance policies in the market.  From horsebox and trailer insurance, to stunt performer and personal accident insurance for horse riders, equestrian buildings and liability insurance for livery yards, we're confident in our abilities to deliver a policy that suits our client's individual needs.

We have experienced and professional staff who are all dedicated to providing our customers with the sort of personal service that we have made our trademark.

Equestrian Buildings Insurance

Protection all under one roof.  Specialist cover the for the specialist nature of equestrian buildings, including their high value contents.

Horsebox Insurance

Whether you're transporting horses for business or pleasure, Shearwater's motor insurance team are here to help.

Personal Accident For Riders

Leaders in personal accident insurance for horse riders, including stunt performers.

Liability Insurance For Yards

Specialist policies for private and livery yards, of all shapes and sizes.  Giving you peace of mind that your investment is protected should a claim arise.

Stunt Performer Insurance

Leaders in insurance for stunt performers, with preferential rates for those on the Stunt Performer Register.

Horse Insurance

Specialist horse insurance, providing tailored policies for sports horse insurance.

Event Abandonment Insurance

Shearwater Insurance are pleased to offer a comprehensive abandonment insurance policy for event organisers.  This new policy offers a range of benefits including an extension for adverse weather conditions.

Riding Instructors Insurance

As a riding instructor, you have a duty to ensure your clients are riding safely; your livelihood is at stake if you do not, so it is important to take steps to protect yourself in the event of an incident.

Agricultural Vehicles Insurance

From quad bikes, tractors, combine harvesters and even the farm truck, Shearwater's experienced brokers can source a policy that brings all your agricultural vehicles under one roof.

Committed to our customers

Shearwater is committed to putting the customer first and by coming to us for your car, home, business or equestrian insurance, you can be confident that we will find you an insurance policy that’s going to offer the right protection as well as good value for money.

Shearwater is an FCA regulated independent broker and as such we are committed to treating our clients fairly, only suggesting insurance that we genuinely believe is going to serve you best from the many products we have access to.

Find out more about what we have on offer through our individual product pages, call 01992 718666, or get in touch online.

  • When the wheels fell off my lorry the Shearwater team were incredible. They called to check up on me, they arranged recovery and when the lorry was deemed a write off I was even given the option of keeping the scrap or not.
    Sarah Skillin, British Dressage Member
  • Shearwater not only provided a much more comprehensive policy but at an incredibly competitive price. Everything was very simple.
    Imogen Murray, International Event Rider (5* & Team GBR Nations Cup)
  • We've insured with Shearwater for a number of years and have always been very impressed with the customer service, claims handling, and competitive pricing. I've now moved all of our business and personal polices to Shearwater
    Simon Bates, Owner & Event Director of The College Equestrian, Keysoe
  • I have found Shearwater to be responsive and flexible in providing me and my company with individually tailored insurance packages to cover exactly what I need, at very competitive prices.
    Simon Hall, Managing Director of Soteria Ltd
  • We have worked with shearwater for many many years now! We use them for everything from our horses to our cars, our yard liability to the home insurance... They are a great company to deal with, both in terms of competitive rates and their customer services. I would highly recommend anyone looking at insurance to get in touch with them
    Becky Moody, Grand Prix Dressage Rider, Team GBR Podium Pathway Member
  • I have insured a few horses with shearwater over the years and have always been very impressed. The team on the phones are super helpful and they have always been great at paying out any claims. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend their service to any of our Members
    Catherine Mills, Head of Global Retention & Equestrian at Quintessentially
  • What can we say about Shearwater? As an insurer if you want the best cover then you need to be with Shearwater. Their service is second to none and their staff are always friendly, knowledgeable and there to help you, nothing is too much trouble.
    Leanne Hart & Daniel Bates, Para Dressage Rider
  • It is a comfort to know that the horses are Insured with Shearwater. They are a professional but friendly company, competitive and knowledgeable. On the claim we had they were fast and efficient and nothing was too much trouble. Would happily recommend Shearwater Insurance, especially as they have such a vast range of options from everything equine to travel and household.
    Michael Murphy - Irish International Para Dressage Rider
  • Shearwater is our absolute go-to for all of our insurance needs from house, yard and horse, to cars and liabilities. The team in the office are easy to talk to and they actually take the time to get to know you as a client. Most importantly, when you need to claim for something, they are quick and listen to your needs, making the whole process much less stressful in your hour of need. We wouldn't use anyone else!
    Chantal Siddle

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Get In Touch Today

Put your insurance in the hands of the experts at Shearwater.  Phone us today on 01992 718666 or request a quote online.