Business Insurance

At Principal we’re proud to offer broad range of specialist commercial and business insurance solutions backed by genuinely personal service and expertise.

Whether a sole trader or need small business insurance, every one of our clients benefits from the attention of a dedicated account manager to enable the smooth administration of renewals, amendments and claims.

If you asking yourself the question “What type of business insurance do I need?” then we’re pleased to offer free on-site risk assessments to ensure your business is effectively covered.

This helps in securing you a fair premium and minimises the possibility of your business facing the threat of under-insurance.

Having accurately assessed your commercial insurance needs, we then secure the best possible deal for you from those offered by the leading business insurers on our panel.* These include Aviva, Axa, NIG, LV, Zurich and specialist Lloyds markets.

Sectors and trades for which we can offer bespoke solutions include:

  • Motor trades – garages, bodyshops, MOT centres, car, commercial vehicle and motorcycle dealers.
  • Retail
  • Commercial offices.
  • Factories and manufacturing facilities.
  • Licensed trades – pubs, nightclubs, bars and restaurants.
  • Construction
  • Leisure
  • Wholesale
  • Landlords

To arrange your personal business insurance consultation, call our Commercial Insurance team on 0330 024 0136 or email

* Please ask for details of the panel of insurers  we use to compare business insurance quotes.

  • Business Insurance
  • SME business insurance packages including commercial combined cover.
  • Public and employers’ liability, including high risk trades.
  • Flexible payment schemes, including interest free options (dependent on cover).
  • Motor trade, including combined and road risks.
  • Courier –including any driver 25+, owner-drivers, goods-in-transit.
  • Fleet – car, van, truck, motorcycle.

FOR A GREAT QUOTE call 0330 024 0136

For the best quote chat to our friendly and informed UK-based call centre team

the principal call centre team - AT YOUR SERVICE
  • An independent broker, we source the best quotes from the UK’s leading specialist insurers.
  • With no call length targets, our experts take the time to find you the best deal.
  • We’re here to help – with dedicated claims and customer service support.
  • Our freephone quotes hotline open weekdays 8.30am-6.30pm and Saturdays 9am-1pm.

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