Established in 1882, Sunderland Marine Insurance Company Ltd has been providing marine insurance for over 130 years. The Company is a world leader in the insurance of aquaculture risks - writing its first policy in 1986.
New Zealand policyholders are managed from Nelson, Australasia's largest fishing Port. A small team provide underwriting and claims support working closely with staff from head office (Newcastle, UK) and other worldwide branch offices.
The Company's service culture ensures the highest quality of service to policyholders and a wider-ranging insurance policy for a fair and competitive premium at all times.
Our staff are drawn from the industry we serve, have extensive 'hands on' knowledge and give risk management and claim handling the highest priorities. The Company is active in countries all around the world, with offices in the UK, Europe, USA, Canada, Australia, South Africa and here in New Zealand. Consequently we are able to draw on enormous resources and an extensive pool of experience.