Products

Standard covers

Standard covers

The Club’s core range of insurance products provide comprehensive cover for shipowners and charterers engaged in every sector of the shipping industry.

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Extended covers

Extended covers

The Club helps meet its Members’ operational requirements by offering a wide range of extended covers, which are designed to complement normal cover and can be tailored to meet an individual Member’s needs.

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Other facilities

Other facilities

The Club maintains a number of standing arrangements to assist Members in various areas of their operations.

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Featured article

Stable Claims and Strong Investments Further Strengthen West

The Club is pleased to report another strong financial performance for 2019/20. Thanks to an exceptional investment return, a stable position for its Members’ own claims and strong Member retention, West has continued to strengthen its financial position.

Tom Bowsher
Tom Bowsher
Group CEO

Notices to Members

  • Notices to Members 27 May, 2020
    No.7 2020/2021 - Annual General Meeting

    NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Annual General Meeting of the Members of The West of England Ship Owners Mutual Insurance Association (Luxembourg) will be held at the headquarters of the Association, 31 Grand Rue, L-1661 Luxembourg, on 12 June 2020 at 09.00 hours.

    Thierry Brevet
    Thierry Brevet
    General Manager
  • Notices to Members 21 May, 2020
    No. 6 2020/2021 - United States Sanctions - Global Maritime Advisory

    On 14 May 2020 the U.S. issued a Global Maritime Advisory (“Guidance”) aimed at a range of industry sectors, including marine insurers such as P&I Clubs and shipowners and charterers.

    Tony Paulson
    Tony Paulson
    Corporate Director
  • Notices to Members 18 May, 2020
    No. 5 2020/2021 - Vessel monitoring and P&I insurance

    In line with their legal and regulatory obligations, all Clubs in the International Group maintain sophisticated sanctions compliance programmes and procedures.

    Tony Paulson
    Tony Paulson
    Corporate Director

Hot topics

The Club's principal source of information about sanctions and provides links to documents and contact details at the Managers' offices for guidance in respect of Club cover and sanctions.  More here

The shipping industry faces a major challenge in complying with the global 0.5% sulphur cap for bunker fuel under MARPOL Annex VI as from 1 January 2020. This webpage provides resources from the Club and elsewhere to help guide Members in meeting those obligations.

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With the corona virus outbreak in China and other countries developing rapidly, Members are advised to be prepared.

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