Auctioneers & Valuers

At Gallagher, we have expert Auctioneer and Valuers insurance brokers that understand the needs of your business. We know that auctioneering and valuation service providers have a diverse business and can face challenges when it comes to insurance. The risks in your business can be heightened when you are taking control of possessed assets, dealing with banks or liquidators and valuing unusual items. We're here to help.

Insurance for Auctioneers & Valuers

Professional Indemnity

Provides your business with protection for lawsuits and legal costs by third parties for damages arising from your errors or omissions which could result in paying out compensation.

Goods in Care or Custody

As an extension of your Public Liability policy, this will cover your legal liability to customers that trust their auction items or goods in your care and control.

Goods in Transit

If you are required to transport your customers goods from one location to another this policy provides cover for damage to goods whilst in transit including road, rail and air transportation.

Cyber Risk Insurance

Cover against loss you suffer due to a cyber attack, if you are unable to use your website to hold online auctions. This policy will also cover claims brought against you by third parties for online fraud or theft of customers data such as credit card information. Read more


Comprehensive policy to cover property owned by you at the locations you operate from for damage arising from fire, storm, water, accidental, impact and burglary. This policy can extend to cover customers goods and off-site auction locations.

Public Liability

This policy covers your legal liability to third parties for property damage and personal injury, including defence costs. This cover is extended Australia wide for your activities including on-site auctions and site visits for valuations. Read More

Management Liability

To protect directors and officers and your company itself from the many exposures relating to the management of a company. Anyone who owns or is involved in the management of a company carries responsibilities which may leave them personally liable for any alleged or actual wrong doing. Read More

Road Risk & Motor Composite

Cover for damage to your customers vehicles being driven by you or your employees. This policy can also be extended to cover registered ‘trade plates’ owned by you for use on unregistered vehicles.

A partner for the industry

We're proud to support your industry. Our partnership with the AVAA means that we can work together to provide real value to it's members. We play an active role in the participation of events, project initiatives and development of resources the members can use to enhance their business.

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