​What do we offer?


NZI’s specialist marine team provides unrivalled service in the New Zealand marine insurance market for Pleasurecraft, Cargo, Commercial Hull and Carrier's Liability.

You can check out the summaries below of options from our range of policies to suit different insurance needs. To find out more, or to request a quote, please contact your broker or use our online tool to help find one.



Marine claims

Your NZI marine insurance claim is in good hands. Our dedicated marine claims team has extensive experience in marine claims management and third party recovery.
Its speed and efficiency helps to lower costs for our customers.


If you want to make a marine claim, go to our Making a claim page for instructions and more information.  


This policy provides cover for replacing or repairing your boat following loss or damage. Additional benefits include emergency towing, medical expenses,
and rescue and salvage costs.   


Commercial Hull


Designed to protect the important assets of commercial operations, such as ferries, charter vessels and fishing boats. This insurance covers accidental loss to the vessels insured and includes a range of additional benefits, such as salvage costs, wreckage removal and emergency towing.


Marine Cargo  

Comprehensive marine cargo insurance for goods in transit shipped by road, rail, air
or sea. These policies cover you for accidental loss and damage to your cargo, as well as certain costs and liabilities arising from the event, such as general average and salvage costs.


Household Goods and Personal Effects Transit


Great practical cover. This insurance covers accidental loss to your household goods and personal effects during transit. 




Carrier's Transit Liability

Designed for transport businesses. This insurance cover indemnifies you for your legal liability under the New Zealand Contract and Commercial Law Act 2017, for loss or damage to goods in transit anywhere in New Zealand.



How to get NZI insurance?

For full details about NZI marine insurance, please contact your broker. If you don’t already have one, we can help you find a broker


Policy disclaimer

The documents available on this website represent our standard policy wordings. These standard wordings may be varied when they are issued. Any variance will be unique for each customer, based on their individual circumstances. The wordings on this site can be withdrawn, substituted or varied at any time without prior notice.