A warm welcome to you!

We've teamed up with Boat Central in providing you shipshaped boat insurance with FREE Marine Legal Cover

Exclusive to you - FREE Marine Legal Cover* when you mention "Boat Central"

Get your boat insurance through Haven Knox-Johnston and we will throw in Marine Legal Expenses cover for  FREE!

We are unable to offer Marine Legal Expenses if:

  • you are based in the European Economic Area (EEA)
  • your vessel is registered in the EEA
  • your premium is paid from an EEA Bank account

(*As usual Terms and conditions apply)


  • Marine legal Expenses is only valid with your Haven Knox-Johnston boat policy only and no other product
  • You are based in UK, Vessel is based in UK and premium is in sterling
  • There is no cash alternative
  • Marine legal Expenses will be invited as an option at your 1st renewal at full cost

Additional benefits when choosing Haven Knox-Johnston

  • FREE Marine Legal Cover* when you mention ‘Boat Central’
  • An automatic 10% discount for marina berth holders in the UK
  • Loyalty Policy Benefits for all loyal ‘claim free’ customers
  • Friends Bring Benefits – 13 months cover for the price of 12!
  • No admin charges for changes to your policy mid-term
  • Pay monthly option (minimum premium applies)
  • Out of hours emergency Claims helpline, 7 days a week
  • Dedicated claims team with over 100 years’ experience
  • Up to 25% No Claims Bonus
  • Should we require a condition survey we will not ask for another during the duration of your policy (vessel dependent)

How to get a Quote

It couldn’t be easier to get an insurance quote. There are 3 simple options to choose from.  Be sure to mention ‘Boat Central’

To create your quote, we’ll make these assumptions

• The vessel is professionally built
• The vessel is used purely for your private pleasure
• The vessel is not raced
• You have not had any claims in the last 5 years
• You have no criminal convictions
• The vessel is registered in the United Kingdom

If any don’t apply to your situation, please get in touch ASAP.

Our two levels of cover

Base Layer

This is third party cover – it protects others if they’re injured or their property is damaged on your watch.

All Weather

This is basically head-to-toe stuff. Covers your vessel, you and others for all sorts of things – please check your policy for the specifics.