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Mariner Policy Benefits

Our business is focused on  pleasure and charter craft insurance.

Our team of specialists have many years of experience in both underwriting as well as on-water activities. 


Benefits To You

Our cover, automatic and optional extensions bring many benefits to your extensive insurance cover options.

cover includes:

  • Sudden accidental physical loss or damage.
  • Agreed value single sum insured on the vessel which includes, where applicable, spars, sails, machinery, tender, outboards, trailer, equipment and other accessories that would normally be sold with the craft.
  • Provision to insure fishing gear kept permanently aboard vessels on Moored or Berthed craft policies.
  • Navigation limits up to 200 nautical miles from North and South Islands of New Zealand including transportation and storage on land.

automatic extensions include:

  • Emergency towing costs following a breakdown up to $2,000 per year.
  • Crew rescue costs up to $10,000.
  • Reimbursement of temporary accommodation costs up to $1,000 following an accident to your vessel.
  • Personal effects, your own or guests whilst aboard your vessel and not otherwise insured. For moored launches and yachts up to  $5,000 in total, and for trailer craft $1,000.
  • Reimbursement of costs up to $1,000 for replenishing, refilling or replacing fire extinguishers and/or safety flares used during an incident giving rise to an admitted claim.
  • Reimbursement of costs, up to 25% of the sum insured, incurred in preventing or attempting to prevent loss or damage.
  • Medical expenses up to $2,000 incurred as a result of an accident to any person while in, upon boarding or leaving your vessel.
  • Items purchased for the vessel during any one period of insurance automatically covered up to $25,000 in respect of moored vessels, and $5000 for trailercraft.
  • Lump sum payment of $10,000 in total for the accidental death of the insured/s as a result of bodily injury whilst aboard the vessel.
  • Legal liability arising from the ownership or use of the vessel $5,000,000.
  • Punitive or exemplary damages $250,000.
  • General damages for mental injury $250,000.
  • With our prior approval legal costs up to $10,000 should you or your vessel be involved or implicated in a maritime accident which is the subject of a MSA, TAIC or Coroner's inquiry.

optional extensions include:

  • Full racing cover for yachts.
  • Partnership death by accident cover-specifically for syndicates.
  • Bluewater off shore facility.

This is a resume only and full details are contained in the policy conditions, sometimes individual risks will have variations on the above.


Work with experienced marine insurance experts who understand you and what your boat needs. Our wide range of boat insurance policies will ensure that we can find the right solution for you. Backed by Vero Insurance, our marine insurance policies benefit from their strong and stable position in the market.

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f1 Mariner Marine Insurance Ltd is an underwriting agency of Vero Insurance New Zealand Limited.
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0800 466 467
Building 6,
15 Accent Drive,
East Tamaki,
New Zealand