Gamekeeper Insurance

From only £191.36 per year

Or 9 monthly Payments of £23.39 (total repayable £210.51)

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Gamekeeper Insurance

From only £191.36 per year Or 9 monthly Payments of £23.39 (total repayable £210.51)

Enquire Now

This policy is suitable for people and businesses involved in gamekeeping, deer stalking, vermin or pest control activities and are looking to cover Public Liability. Cliverton can arrange a gamekeeper insurance policy that meets your requirements and covers a wide range of activities.


Professional Indemnity – In addition to our standard limit of cover of £500,000, we are now able to offer lower levels of cover at £100,000 and £250,000 at reduced premiums.

If you would like to include one of these new options under your policy please call the office on 01328 857921 or email us at for your quotation.

What’s included
  • Public Liability £5,000,000
  • Products Liability £5,000,000
  • Public Liability £10,000,000
  • Products Liability £10,000,000
  • Employers’ Liability £10,000,000
  • Fee Paying Guests
  • Professional Indemnity £100,000, £250,000 or £500,000
  • Property & Equipment
  • Personal Accident
  • Public Liability £5,000,000
  • Products Liability £5,000,000
  • Public Liability £10,000,000
  • Products Liability £10,000,000
  • Employers’ Liability £10,000,000
  • Fee Paying Guests
  • Professional Indemnity £100,000, £250,000 or £500,000
  • Property & Equipment
  • Personal Accident


What activities are covered?

  • Gamekeeping & Vermin

Where you are employed as or working as a self employed gamekeeper we can arrange the public liability cover. Gamekeeping activities automatically included are vermin control, the use of rifles and shot guns, environmental work, fencing & property maintenance, beating/loading on shoots, game rearing and much more

  • Deer Stalking

If you provide a deer stalking service; whether as a contact or as an instructor we will provide the public liability. Should you be taking fee paying guests deer stalking please do let us know as this may incur an additional premium. This also automatically includes the sale of venison.

  • Water Bailiffs & Ghillies

If you are working as a water bailiff or ghillie we are able to arrange the public liability for your activities. If you take fee paying guests please do let us know as this may incur an additional premium.

  • DEFRA culling/ population control

Where you control the numbers of an animal species Cliverton can arrange the public liability for these activities

  • Humane destruction of injured animals

This will provide public liability for the collection and disposal of road injured animals and is automatically included within the policy.

  • Environmental activities & Educational talks/lectures

Should you wish to either provide training, lectures or educational talks our policy will automatically include this as an insured activity.

  • Use of Rifles, Shotguns & Birds of Prey

Cliverton automatically include the public liability for these where used in connection with your business, we can also include the use of bird of prey for public events & public handling.

Please note that this policy will not cover any recreational shooting activities.


Public Liability

This will cover claims arising from the actions of you, an employee, voluntary or self employed helper which has resulted in injury to a third party or damage to their property as a result of your negligence.

The standard limit of indemnity is £5,000,000; this can be extended to £10,000,000 for an additional premium.

If you hold a Council or Forestry Commission contract please check the level of Public Liability required.

Products Liability

This section of the policy provides cover for claims arising from products supplied by you during the course of the insured activities.

The limit of £5,000,000 is our standard and is included as part of the Public liability for no additional charge.

Fee Paying Guests (optional extra)

If you are taking a fee paying guest with you for the day or as an instructor then this will provide the public liability for the guest.

Employers’ Liability (optional cover)

Where you have paid, voluntary or self employed helpers working for you in connection with your shooting activities it is a legal requirement that you have Employers’ Liability insurance.This will provide cover in the event of them being injured whilst working for you due to your negligence.

The amount of cover provided is £10,000,000.

Please inform us should you have anybody who assists you on a voluntary basis.

Professional Indemnity (optional cover)

If you give professional advice as a service for a separate fee and that advice results in either a physical or financial loss, professional indemnity will cover any resultant claims up to a limit of £500,000.

Equipment & Property (optional extra)

You can add cover for business property and equipment to your policy. This can include most items used for your business ranging from small items such as hand held equipment and stock to large items such as ride on lawn mowers and office equipment.We are also able to provide cover for your  tools and guns.

We are also able to arrange additional cover for commercial premises, business interruption, theft of money and your home

Personal Accident Cover (optional extra)

By including Personal Accident cover under your policy you will be provided with a weekly benefit in the event of you suffering an injury whilst carrying out your business activities.

You can choose from benefits of £100 per week payable for 104 weeks or £250 per week payable for 52 weeks. This section of cover also includes a lump sum compensation for accidental death, permanent loss of sight and/or limbs and total disablement.

Please note that this does not cover any pre-existing conditions or illness, or any injury sustained whilst commuting to or from work

What is not covered?

  • Own personal liability for the use of /ownership of a gun
  • Damage to crops by game birds
  • Liability for your activities as a sporting agent
  • Any shoots taking places outside of the United Kingdom
  • Any excess applicable


The following excesses are applicable to the business policy only.

Liability Excesses

  • Public Liability
    • Third party injury – Nil
    • Third party property damage – £100
  • Products Liability – Nil
  • Employers’ Liability – Nil

Property Excesses

  • Buildings – £250
  • Contents  – £100
  • Money – £100
  • Business Interruption – Nil
  • All other property claims –  £100
  • Personal Accident – first 7 days of incapacity




The Public Liability policy is underwritten by Certain Underwriters at Lloyd’s

Commercial Combined Key Facts 

Equipment & Property is underwritten by Ecclesiastical Insurance Office plc.

Equipment & Property Key Facts

Legal Expenses Policy is underwritten by ARAG plc.

Legal Expenses – Key Facts

Legal Expenses Policy Wording


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