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We are a specialist UK insurer providing insurance solutions for contractors and trade associations across the building services sector and for other specialist construction professionals. We also provide dedicated insurance schemes for Affinity Groups in other business sectors.

We have over 35 years of experience within the insurance market. Our understanding of contractors, trade association and affinity group insurance needs ensures we provide:

  • Trade specific policies with wide policy cover 
  • Relevant and focused technical expertise 
  • Competitive terms 
  • Risk managed underwriting 
  • Prompt and professional claims management that is highly rated by our clients*

We believe that a consistently high level of customer service delivers reputation and builds strong relationships with customers, partners and suppliers.

In addition, through our sister company ECIS we are able to offer comprehensive employee benefit solutions for individuals, employers and contractors of all sizes in building services and related industries.  


* In 2014, our client satisfaction rating was 4.88 out of 5. A rating of 4 relates to where our claims service is deemed 'better' than our competitors and 5 is 'much better' than our competitors. 

Trade Associations




Affinity Partner Programmes


First Senior Insurance



Latest news

Roofers top of the tradespeople happiness charts for 2014. Research by ECIC reveals almost all roofers would recommend their trade to a young person.

Training to cover Construction Design Management and Joint Contracts Tribunal contracts. ECIC, specialist insurance company for the construction sector, has announced that it is hosting a series of training sessions for brokers this spring.

Two large claims for falls from height valued at over £2m combined have prompted a health and safety warning from ECIC, the specialist insurer for the construction industry.



Some of our Affinity Partners 




Some of our Trade Association relationships


ECIC has a Best's Credit Rating of A- effective as of August 2014. For the latest rating, access


EC Insurance Company Limited (ECIC) is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and Prudential Regulation Authority.The company is entered on the Financial Services Register ( under reference no. 202123


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