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Market Traders Insurance - Cheap public liability insurance for stallholders 

Comprehensive market stall insurance cover for those trading in the UK with stock and stand cover available for an additional premium.

From indoor to outdoor markets, village fetes to craft fairs, our stall holder and market traders insurance policy is designed to cover all stallholders with table tops and pitches no bigger than 3m by 3m. 

Great value! Designed for you from £32.
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Why Choose Us?

Industry Experts

Established in 1996, we have specialised in providing reliable, competitive event insurance that is appropriate and affordable.

Excellent Claims Handling

Our highly skilled in-house claims department deals with all claims as quickly, efficiently and sympathetically as possible. We have been recognised for our exceptional customer service.


Our insurance is easy to understand and simple to buy, and our expert team is on hand to provide advice and assistance.


Our policies are underwritten by one of the world's most reputable insurers. 90% of our clients come back to us because our policies give them the reliable, affordable cover they need.

Value Market Traders Insurance

As a market trader or stallholder, your stall may be your main source of income and with so many events to attend throughout the year you may be on the move a lot. Accidents unfortunately do happen and the last thing you need is the stress of an incident to interrupt your schedule. Protect your livelihood with fully comprehensive market stall insurance for market traders. 

It's important for licensed market traders to protect their business. As specialist providers of market stall insurance, we can help you to find the right policy to ensure that you and your business save money should you need to make a claim. Contact us for your market traders insurance quote today, or get a quote online.

Market trader public liability insurance designed to meet your demands and needs

Our market stall insurance meets the demands and needs of those who wish to insure their participation in an event, with a stall and pitch size, no larger than 3m by 3m for public liability or stock & stand cover. 

You should read and check all stallholders insurance documents issued to you and ensure that you are aware of the cover, limits and other terms that apply to your specific circumstances.

The perfect market stall insurance for your next craft fair

That is why we have created a specific Stallholders Insurance Policy. Whether it’s a village fete, craft fair, indoor or outdoor market, our market stall insurance is designed to cover stallholders trading at up to 100 events over the course of a year. Find out more about our craft fair insurance here.

Although your risk may be low, stallholders insurance is still an essential part of any event, whether you are organising the whole thing or simply attending as a stallholder.

This policy offers public liability insurance, starting at £1million worth of cover. We also offer the option to add additional stock and stand cover to your policy. If your stall is your main cash flow, it’s a good idea to consider this extra protection.

You can visit our stallholders insurance: what we cover page for more information on exactly what’s covered and the different insurance products we offer, including:

  • Market Traders Public Liability Insurance
  • Employers Liability Insurance
  • Event Equipment Cover

Market Traders Insurance FAQs

Below you will find answers to a few of the common questions people have about market traders insurance. 

What insurance do market traders need?

We advise that all market traders get a comprehensive public liability insurance policy as a minimum, especially when working at multiple markets with varying degrees of risk. Venues, event organisers and local authorities will often require this level of cover as a minimum. If you have employees, we would strongly recommend employers liability cover too and our event equipment policy will cover any damage to your stock and stand etc.

How much is market traders insurance?

Our market traders insurance policies offer great value and start for as little as £32 for a single event and £128 for multiple events (up to 100 events). Take a look at our cover/premiums page to compare prices and level of cover.

Do you need public liability insurance for a market stall?

If you want to be protected against any injury to a member of the public or damage to their property due to negligence, then you will need public liability insurance. 

How to get public liability insurance for a market stall

It’s simple to get public liability insurance for your market stall. Simply click on ‘get a quote’ and provide us with your details and the details of your event / level of cover required. You will then either be provided with a quote or can purchase your policy online, depending on the complexity of your policy, as our specialist underwriters may need to review it.

How much is public liability insurance for market traders?

Our public liability insurance for market traders has a starting price of £32 for a single event and £128 for multiple events (up to 100). Premiums can cover from £1million to £10million. Check the cover/premiums page for more information on prices for market trader public liability insurance.

Please note the following:

  • This policy provides cover over the course of a year for 100 one day events; however it can be tailored to cover 50 2-days events, or 33 3-day events.
  • This policy is not suitable for those who are supplying hot food at events. Please contact us on 01425 470360 and we can guide you to the appropriate policy. 
  • We are given permission to provide regulated products and services, including Market Traders Insurance, by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)

We can also provide event insurance for individual exhibitors you may have at your conference, and we also provide event insurance for conferences and shows, fairs and exhibitions.

Did you know that we can provide insurance for event technology at indoor events?
You can find out more about event technology and insurance within our guide to Event Tech ROI.

At a starting premium of £134 for up to 100 events, you could essentially be paying £1.34 per each one day event, or a single event from as little as £32. When you look at it like that, it's a small price to pay for a worry free day.

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