Marine Insurance

Marine Insurance Australia


At Eastern Equity Insurance Brokers, we can source marine insurance solutions that cover all of your transit risks, and yet are both simple and flexible. We also offer you a single point of contact for claims, making the process quick and simple to navigate.

Cover is available for operators across Australia, including Adelaide, Perth, Darwin, Brisbane, Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne and Hobart. Get in touch with our specialist marine insurance brokers to learn more.

  • Cargo insurance

  • Carriers insurance

  • Commercial hull insurance

Cargo Insurance

Our cargo insurance products provide a broad range of tailored insurance cover for Australian manufacturers, importers and exporters. This includes a suite of annual, open cover and single shipment policies for imports, exports and goods in transit.

Carriers Insurance

We offer a carriers insurance package that provides Australian carriers with the option of combining legal liability coverage and transit damage coverage for goods carried in the normal course of transit, all under the one convenient policy.

  • Carrier’s legal liability to cargo carried
  • Accidental damage cover
  • Specified perils cover

Commercial Hull Insurance

We offer commercial hull insurance for a wide variety of working boats, tugs, supply vessels and tourist craft operating in inland and coastal waters around Australia. As well as physical damage, we can also insure the liabilities which can arise from the ownership and operation of a vessel.

Marine Liabilities

Our specialist team at Eastern Equity Insurance Brokers has the expertise and experience to tailor coverage to meet the particular needs of many other marine liability exposures.

  • Marine operator’s policy

  • Charterer’s liability

  • Ship repairer’s liability

Charterers Liability

We can provide a range of insurance options designed specifically for boat charter. This can include protection against liability for loss or damage to the chartered vessel or to the cargo carried, as well as injury or damage to third parties, or for any expenses the charterer may incur.

Ship Repairers Liability

We can provide insurance cover that protects against the liabilities which might arise in the event that damage occurs to a vessel in a repairer’s care, custody or control. Ship Repairer’s Liability also provides cover for liability for damage to third party property arising from ship repairing operations.

Marine Operator’s Policy

A comprehensive policy that offers modular cover appropriate for your particular needs. Options include cover for the liabilities arising from the marina operations, physical damage to jetties and pontoons, loss of hire and, if required, ship-repairing operations.