Courier Van Insurance

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QuoteRack can help you find the right courier van insurance for you. All you need to do is submit your details and we’ll provide you with a range of cheap courier insurance policies to choose from.

Your courier delivery service may operate within a local area, perhaps across a region or even nationally with a fleet of trucks - whatever your insurance needs as a courier might be, there are specialist insurance intermediaries waiting to provide you with a cheap insurance quote.

What is courier van insurance?

Courier van insurance is a kind of commercial van insurance. It protects you if you are a delivery driver who makes multiple deliveries within a local area.

Courier van insurance does not cover long-distance, heavy goods haulage or furniture removal services. If you require this kind of cover, then you may need HGV haulage insurance instead.

How much is van courier insurance?

Premiums for courier insurance will depend upon many factors, including your age, the type and size of your van, any additional add-on options that you want to include, such as:

  • Goods in transit insurance: Depending upon the value of your cargo, you may want to add goods in transit insurance cover to your courier insurance
  • Comprehensive, third party or third party, fire and theft cover: What level of cover you choose will have a major impact on how much you pay for your courier van insurance
  • Public liability insurance: Not usually included in a courier van insurance policy, public liability insurance covers you against compensation claims made against you whilst you're at work
  • Employers liability insurance: If you have delivery drivers working for you, you will need employers liability insurance as a legal minimum
  • Courtesy van cover: If your van is off the road owing to an accident or other damage, you may want to include courtesy van cover

Insurance for van couriers and delivery drivers vary considerably and depending upon your own business, there are a number of additional insurance benefits that you may wish to consider, including cover for the goods you are delivering, vandalism to your van or truck, and maybe the option to protect your no claims bonus.

Van courier insurance - FAQ's

Is courier van insurance a legal requirement?

In a word - yes. A standard, van insurance-type policy will not be sufficient to cover you if you are using your van for deliveries and related courier work. You are legally required to have the right level of insurance cover for your courier activities.

What's the difference between courier insurance and haulage insurance?

Courier van insurance is applicable to those making multiple, small drop-offs within a more local area. On the other hand, haulier insurance is aimed at those drivers who typically drive a long way, and their contents are often larger.

"Finding courier insurance quotes for a couple of small vans was made a lot easier after I used this website - the broker suggested I took out goods in transit cover as well, at a very good price."

How do I get a quote for van courier insurance?

QuoteRack has enabled many courier van drivers, owners and operators to save money on their insurance. Courier insurance is available through QuoteRack's network of specialist insurance brokers who are actively looking for courier van insurance enquiries.

To get a quote, simply click the 'GET A QUOTE' button to submit your details online.


"Van insurance for an express delivery driver isn't something that many insurance brokers know how to handle - it pays to shop around for the cheapest quotes."

"I have a couple of self-employed courier owner-drivers working for me and they both used the Internet to compare the best insurance quotes."

Courier Van Insurance