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Shop insurance

Cover that protects all types of retail businesses, from department stores and high street shops to newsagents and florists. 

What is shop insurance?

Shop insurance can provide protection for your shop buildings and contents, including stock, against fire, theft and flood and other perils.

Cover for the glass or windows of your shop is also included

Great value shop insurance from our panel of leading specialist insurers lets you tailor your cover to the needs of your shop or retail business, so whether you’re a butcher, baker, high street retailer or florist, you know you’re protected if the unexpected happens.

What does shop insurance cover?

Where options are selected, shop insurance can provide cover for:

  • Your business contents whilst in your shop or retail premises against perils such as fire, theft and flood.
  • Loss of income that arises from interruption to your business as a result of an insured event such as fire, theft or a flood at your business premises.
  • Goods or stock whilst in transit to your shop or retail premises.
  • The glass or windows of your shop front or retail premises against malicious damage and vandalism.

Who needs shop insurance?

Shop insurance is important for anyone running a shop or retail based business, such as:

  • Department stores and high street retailers
  • Bakers, butchers, greengrocers, fishmongers and delicatessens
  • Newsagents
  • Chemists
  • Florists
  • Post offices
  • DIY, hardware, print and audio visual stores

Protection for your business

Tailor your insurance policy to suit your business needs.

  • Public liability insurance

    Protection for your business if a customer injures themselves or their property is damaged as a result of your business.

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  • Business buildings insurance

    Business buildings insurance covers your business premises, whether that's your home, or a property you own or rent, from damages.

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  • Business contents insurance

    Business contents insurance can protect the things that are inside your business premises that you depend on day-to-day.

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Insurance built for your business

For a policy that’s tailored to your business, choose the cover you need from our panel of insurers.

Office and surgery insurance

Cover to meet the specific needs of your business and provide protection for your office or surgery.

Cover to meet the specific needs of your business and provide protection for your office or surgery.

IT industry insurance

Whether you're a developer, a programmer, or a web designer, IT industry insurance has got you covered. 

Whether you're a developer, a programmer, or a web designer, IT industry insurance has got you covered. 

Pub and restaurant insurance

Cover that protects your food or drink based business whether it's a pub, a restaurant or a takeaway. 

Cover that protects your food or drink based business whether it's a pub, a restaurant or a takeaway. 

Education professionals insurance

Insurance cover to meet the needs of people working in the education sector, from teachers and tutors to trainers.

Insurance cover to meet the needs of people working in the education sector, from teachers and tutors to trainers.

Contractors insurance

Cover for contractors that provides protection tailored to your business needs. 

Cover for contractors that provides protection tailored to your business needs. 

Management consultants insurance

Management consultants insurance is tailored to suit the specific needs of your consultancy business.

Management consultants insurance is tailored to suit the specific needs of your consultancy business.

Contact & help

If you've got a question and can't find what you're looking for on our site, get in touch.

Why Endsleigh?

Expertise

With over 25 years' experience providing insurance for businesses, our specialist UK based business insurance team can shape the right solution for you.

Products and services

In addition to business insurance, we’re also a provider of great value car insurance, travel insurance, gadget insurance, landlord insurance and more. 

Partners

We work closely with leading business insurers including Hiscox, Zurich, NIG and Allianz to provide you with flexible insurance options that are tailored to suit your business needs.