Insuring the goods you carry is essential for peace of mind and often necessary as part of a contract. Avis Insurance provides goods in transit insurance for haulage companies to cover you against loss or damage to the goods you are carrying. This insurance can also protect the goods whilst being stored as part of a journey.

Working for Amazon or Maritime?

Of course, we arrange goods-in-transit insurance for all kinds of hauliers but if you carry goods on behalf of these companies then you'll need specially enhanced cover.

For example, if you have a contract with Amazon they require, as standard, £100k All Risks cover per vehicle, and in some cases they stipulate a requirement of up to £180k - and this is something we can easily arrange.


And a standard Maritime contract will require enhanced RHA cover of £6,500 per tonne for most goods, increasing to £13,000 per tonne for bottled wine. 

Indeed, whoever your contract is with, our flexible policies can cover your requirements. Just speak to one of our friendly, knowledgeable team and you'll soon be on your way!

For a competitive goods-in-transit insurance quote give our friendly team a call and get straight through to a specialist who has an in-depth understanding of the the goods-in-transit insurance market.

  • Support from a dedicated Avis Insurance account handler
  • Amazon and Maritime Cover Available
  • All risks, CMR or RHA cover
  • Public & Employers Liability cover can be included
  • Employers' liability protection including temporary employees
  • All the documents you need delivered promptly
  • Spread the cost - pay in 10 instalments

Many of our customers who purchase goods in transit insurance also take advantage of the following other complementing optional products to ensure they have full cover for their business needs.

Excess Protection

Excess protection insurance covers you against the cost of your insurance excess should you need to make a claim as a result of a fault accident. A choice of indemnity levels mean you can easily select the right protection for your needs.

Public Liability Insurance

Be protected against claims made by members of the public with public liability insurance from Avis Insurance. We will cover you and your business.

What does Goods-in-Transit Insurance cover?

Goods in transit insurance covers cargo (either your own or those of another person or company) when it’s in transit from one location to another. It also covers when the cargo is being stored during a journey.

Can I cover more than one vehicle?

Insurance is provided for a named vehicle therefore you need to obtain separate cover for each vehicle you want to protect.

Are all goods included?

Common exclusions for goods in transit insurance will include living creatures, theft-attractive goods, fine arts and money or bullion. If you have special requirements refer to your policy documents for full terms and conditions.

What our clients say

You have been so helpful and made the whole process smooth and worry-free. I can't thank you enough for getting everything sorted in such a short space of time.  Ben Jones

Top-class service from Avis, 100% recommended!  X Transport Ltd

Always helpful, polite and professional. Well done. D&M Leftly & Sons Ltd

Informative and efficient service. J Borthwick Haulage Ltd

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