Maritime Mutual

Maritime Mutual is a long established and well-secured P&I Club and marine insurer backed by Lloyd’s syndicates and London company market insurers. Our focus is on the tailor-made provision of reliable and cost effective marine insurance cover together with full service  support to our valued Club Members and Marine Assureds.

Maritime Mutual’s corporate headquarters are located in Auckland, New Zealand, an internationally regarded business centre. New Zealand offers recognised governmental stability together with a respected legal system founded in English law. Maritime Mutual’s registration and operation as a New Zealand based insurer is subject to the Financial Reporting Act 2013, the Financial Services Providers (Registration & Dispute Resolution) Act 2008, the Companies Act 1993 and the Marine Insurance Act 1908. The Reserve Bank of New Zealand is the prudential regulator and supervisor of all insurers carrying on insurance business in New Zealand and is responsible for administering the Insurance (Prudential Supervision) Act 2010.

Maritime Mutual Cover

Ship Owners P&I

Oil Tanker Accident and Spill

Shipowners P&I is designed to cover the shipowner’s liabilities, inclusive of fines and defence costs, for damage or loss …

Hull & Machinery

Unsafe Berth Conditions

H&M covers the cost of repairs for damage to a ship and, dependent upon the policy terms selected, up to ¾ of the liability for collision damage to another ship …

Charterers P&I

MV Tycoon Wreck

Charterers P&I covers all of the Shipowners liabilities that a Charterer may also be exposed to, inclusive of damage to cargo …

FD&D

Maritime Legal Defense

FD&D is essentially insurance for the costs of legal defence and pursuit that are not available under Shipowners and Charterers P&I cover …

Club News

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Latest Risk Bulletins

The reported USD one billion wreck removal of the capsized car carrier ‘GOLDEN RAY’ from the US east coast port of Brunswick, Georgia, has recently been completed. This Risk Bulletin is focused on the lessons learned and their application to heighten stability awareness on board not only car carriers, but on board all ‘stability sensitive’ vessels...

Latest Club Circulars

Maritime Mutual News

STS Transfers Circular 24-11-2021

Transferring crude oil and petroleum products from one tanker to another at sea has been a common practice for many years. STS transfers involving tankers of 150 gross tons or above have since 1 January 2011 been regulated by MARPOL, Annex 1, Chapter 8 (Regulations 40 to 42). Such vessels are required to carry an STS operations plan which complies with these regulations and has been approved by the flag state of the vessel.

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