New Zealand

Environmental Liability Insurance – Contractors Professional and Pollution Liability (CPEL)

Environmental Liability Insurance – Contractors Professional and Pollution Liability (CPEL)

We provide covers for environmental consultants and contractors that addresses a range of environmental risks not often covered under other insurance policies.


Provides comprehensive environmental protection for all types of contracting operations and environmental consultants with a combined professional indemnity & CPL policy with no pollution limitations or sublimits.


Covers both Sudden & Accidental and Gradual Pollution incidents

Emergency Response Costs

Costs incurred to respond to a pollution incident

Third Party Bodily Injury

Physical injury, disease, mental anguish or emotional distress

Third Party Property Damage

Claims for damage, including the resultant loss of use to third party property

Clean Up Costs

Covers gradual as well as sudden and accidental pollution conditions covered

Asbestos/ Microbial Matter

Broad definition of pollution includes asbestos and microbial matter.

Transportation, Non-owned Site Liability

Covered on a blanket basis.

Owned scheduled sites are covered (time limited).


New Zealand and Pacific Islands domiciled risks.

Worldwide Territory and Jurisdiction can be considered on request.

Target Segments

Environmental consultants

Environmental remediation firms

asbestos, amphetamines, emergency clean-up, general remediation

Engineering firms

Either exclusively environmentally-focused or multi-discipline

Engineering firms

With multi-discipline work including various non-environmental engineering activities



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