Market Traders Insurance

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Our comprehensive Market Traders insurance covers those who trade in the UK. Employers Liability and Stock and Stand cover are also available as an optional additional cover.

Whether you are trading at an event, fete, market or exhibition, our Market Traders insurance policy can cover stallholders and traders who have pitches and table tops in a space which is no larger than 3m by 3m.

Available from £32

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Market Traders Insurance from £32

Market stalls and events can get busy, increasing the risk of accidents occurring. It is because of this that we have created a comprehensive Market Traders public liability insurance policy so that stallholders can rest assured that they will be covered in the event of accidental damage to third party property or injury to a member of the public at an event such as a pop up market.

With many licensed stallholders and market traders relying on their income from trading, it is imperative that their business is protected. Here at Event Insurance Services, we strive to provide the best Market Traders public liability insurance for as little as £32 per event and can help you to find the right insurance to suit you, so that you are able to easily make a claim in the event of an accident. You can find more about our insurance pricing here.

Want to find out more about our Market Traders insurance and the services we provide? Contact our friendly team today or get a quote online

Public liability insurance for market traders designed to meet your demands and needs

Our Market Traders public liability insurance meets the needs of stallholders and market traders who want to insure their attendance and participation at events, festivals, markets and exhibitions so that they are protected in the event of damage or injuries. 

Accidents can happen to anyone and for market traders, there is an increased risk at busy events. With tripping being one of the common causes of injuries, even having a loose cable at a stand can be a trip hazard which is why it is important for stallholders to consider investing in Market Traders insurance so that they have the confidence and security they need when attending an event. 

Buy insurance for single or multiple events

We understand that many market traders travel to events often and are very busy, which is why we give you the option of getting stallholder cover for a single event or multiple events over a 12-month period. 

We also offer optional cover for employers liability and stock and stand cover which can provide additional security.  

What does our Market Traders Insurance cover? 

Our Market Traders public liability insurance provides protection against expenses incurred when attending events in the UK. This includes cover for accidental damage to third party property or injuries to a third party which were caused by you. 

We also have the following optional covers available:

Employers Liability cover

Our Employers Liability insurance will cover the policy holder for legal liability of accidental injuries to staff or volunteers whilst they are attending an event.

Stock and Stand cover

Our Stock and Stand cover for stallholders and market traders will provide protection to cover accidental damage, loss or theft of equipment and stock which is owned by the policy holder or hired/leased for the purpose of the event. 

For more information on what our market traders insurance policies cover, take a look at our What We Cover page. 

Market Traders Insurance FAQ

What is Market Traders Public Liability Insurance?

Public liability insurance will protect the policy holder if a member of the public is injured or the property of a third party is accidentally damaged whilst attending an event. 

How much does Market Trader Insurance cost?

Our Market Traders Insurance policies start from just £32 for a single event. We can also provide cover for multiple events (up to 100 in a 12-month period) from as little as £134. You can find out more about our Market Traders insurance prices on our cover/premiums page. 

Why do I need Market Traders Public Liability Insurance?

Unfortunately, accidents happen, and when they do, costly claims can be made against you and your business. Market Traders public liability insurance covers such accidents and protects your business, providing financial cover in the event of a claim.

Is public liability insurance a legal requirement in the UK?

No, Market Traders public liability insurance is not a legal requirement in the UK, however, it is recommended that stallholders consider investing in public liability insurance as it covers compensation costs if someone tries to make a claim against you for damage to property or injury.

How to get public liability insurance for a market stall

Here at Event Insurance Services, we have made the process of getting market traders public liability insurance simple. Visit our Get a Quote page and enter your details along with the level of insurance you need. At this point you will be given a quote or can make a purchase of your chosen policy online. In some cases, we may need our specialist underwriters to conduct a review. If you would like any more information regarding the process of how to get public liability for a market stall, please do not hesitate to contact us


Discover our Stallholders and Market Traders Insurance premiums here or contact us today for more information. 

Market Traders Insurance cover options can include

  • Public Liability
  • Employers Liability
  • Stock & Stand Insurance