Contractors Professional and Pollution Liability Insurance

Contractors Professional and Pollution Liability insurance provides a tailored solution that addresses a range of risks that companies operating in the field of environmental consulting and contracting often encounter.

The policy provides the policyholder with cover against professional acts, errors and omissions and the various environmental liabilities that are often not covered by professional indemnity or general liability policies, including environmental damage, clean-up costs and emergency response expenses.

Coverage Benefits

  • Professional liability coverage tailored for services by or on behalf of environmental consulting operations.
  • Comprehensive environmental protection for all types of contracting operations.
  • Transportation, non-owned site liability – covered on a blanket basis.
  • Broad definition of Pollution including Microbial Matter, Mould and Asbestos.
  • Owned scheduled sites are covered (time limited).
  • Natural resource damage coverage explicitly provided.
  • Emergency Response Expense coverage explicitly provided.
  • Defence Costs in addition to the Limits.
  • Optional Statutory Liability Endorsement.



NZ and Pacific Islands domiciled risks. Worldwide Territory and Jurisdiction can be considered on request.


Capacity can be provided up to $10m depending on the coverage requested.


Target Industries

  • Environmental consultants.
  • Environmental remediation firms (asbestos, amphetamines, emergency clean-up, general remediation).
  • Engineering firms, whether exclusively environmental-focused or multi-discipline.
  • Engineering firms with multi-discipline work including various non-environmental engineering activities


Claims Response

Our reputation is built upon a solid promise to our policyholders. Our claims team strives for full, proactive communication with policyholders during key steps of the resolution process. Through accessing environmental experts we can act swiftly to manage a pollution crisis.

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