Marine and Cargo insurance

Marine insurance solutions: let us navigate the tide while you focus on the horizon

In Australia and around the world, Gallagher services some of the largest marine placements in the market. Through our access to specialised market facilities and our EXCLUSIVE CargoExtra solution, you can enjoy a tailored solution that works with your business. We provide cover for ports, terminals, cargo, hull and machinery, to name but a few. Wherever and whenever there is risk, we’re there for our clients – from individuals to small businesses to large corporations.

 A carefully considered risk mitigation plan and insurance solution is required to protect your business.

Our people, our technical expertise and our global reach deliver first class coverage, risk management and placement expertise. We work seamlessly across countries and international territories.

With the global strength of Gallagher behind us, we negotiate with insurers to find the right insurance solution for your business. When we need them, we have direct access to our global network of experts.

Introducing SmartProtect Cargo and Carrier, our exclusive marine insurance solution offering:

  • Exclusive all-risk policy covering any physical loss or damage from any external cause
  • Most normal exclusions are covered and automatically added on to the policy
  • Annual open policy automatically insures your cargo on set terms, conditions and premiums without the need to contact your insurance broker each time
  • Priority service if you need to make a claim.

Find out more

Call today for an informal chat with our specialist marine insurance team. Gallagher are well placed to advise you on the optimum insurance solution for your organisation.

If you are looking for the right partner for your business, look no further.  


 Marine insurance


Pearlers insurance

Given the unique risk considerations of pearls, we have specialised insurance solutions for those jewellers who have a weighting towards pearl sales/distribution/jewellery manufacture. Our bespoke policy is competitively priced and offers appreciably higher limits and discretionary covers than are otherwise unavailable under a Jewellers Block policy.


Our “Pearlers” policy provides comprehensive cover for pearls and related jewellery products:

  • Belonging to you
  • Held in trust
  • On consignment sendings
  • At your premises
  • In transit (Worldwide)
  • In the personal custody of approved custodians (Worldwide)
  • At exhibitions & trade fairs (Worldwide)

Policy features can include:

  • The basis of claims settlements is your selling price, thus includes your profit margin
  • Single annual declaration of sales and stock holding replaces declarations of sales trips, sendings, private dwellings, trade fairs etc.

For more information on this insurance policy contact our marine practice on 08 6250 8414.

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