Businesses, let-properties and newer homes are outside the scope of Flood Re and it is important that a solution is found to help these risks access flood cover.
It is also essential that the Government to invest in strategic flood defences across the UK at a level that is necessary to combat the effects of climate change.
BIBA commits to working with Flood Re, the EFRA Select Committee and our members to deliver a smooth on-boarding process that will ultimately deliver affordable flood insurance for homeowners and, like the ABI, we continue to call on Government to invest at the required level in strategic flood defences across the country.
Helping SMEs to access flood insurance
BIBA is committed to developing, during 2016,
a new facility for SMEs at risk of flooding.
This guide aims to provide, in one place, information that will help those that find it difficult to access flood insurance cover to obtain a suitable policy.
It explains how to get specialist help and what information you may be asked to give, provides tips on how to reduce the impact of flooding and the last section of the guide provides useful information on key organisations– their responsibilities and contact details and relevant websites.
Whatever type of insurance you need to find, BIBA can connect you with a broker who can help. Please use the search below or call our Find a Broker Service on 0370 950 1790.