Insurance Partnership: New Prices for 2022

By Editor

Craftinsure, direct to you no middlemen 20 years' experience

Following our appointment is 2019, Craftinsure is now the established insurance partner to the WCOA and we are delighted to have welcomed so many members aboard over the past 2 years.

From the feedback received, it would appear that members insuring their boats with us have also been pleased and we are always grateful for any comment. You can now read and leave a review and rating on Trust Pilot when visiting our website. is the UK’s leading online boat insurer, established in 2001. Whilst designed to provide a quick and easy way to insure boats online, there is also a helpline (0345 2607 888) providing access to a team of specialist staff who are also keen sailors. Setting up a new policy takes only a few minutes, whether online or by calling us. 

Annual premiums start from £50.40 for ‘Comprehensive’ cover, and the Association will now benefit financially from each Wanderer insured with us.

All policies are underwritten by Navigators & General (part of the Zurich Insurance group), providing world class security.

Key features of the new WCOA insurance scheme

  • Competitive rates reflecting low claims costs for Wanderer class as well as online savings.
  • ‘New for Old’ cover on parts, including sails and covers up to 3 years old.
  • £5,000,000 Third Party liability cover (€5,000,000 if based in Ireland).
  • Extensions available for cover on moorings, or if outside the UK or Ireland.
  • 24 hour claims helpline and facility to track claims progress online.
  • New App where you can manage your insurance using your phone.
  • Contributions to WCOA funds for each Wanderer insured with Craftinsure
  • Underwritten by Navigators & General (part of the Zurich Insurance group)

So if not already insured with us, get an immediate quote online at or call us on 0345 2608 888 (1800 844 100 from Ireland) when your policy comes up for renewal!

Rod Daniel ACII,

WANDERER CLASS OWNERS’ ASSOCIATION - 2022 Sample Premiums (including IPT)

Based on no claims during the past 3 years.

Total Value

Annual Premium

  • Up to £3000


  • £5,000


  • £7,500


  • £10,000


  • £12,000


  • £15,000


Cover is on a ‘New for Old’ Comprehensive basis, with £5,000,000 Third Party liability limit any one event.

A sample policy and Insurance Policy Information Document (IPID) giving a standardised summary of cover can be viewed at