Wedding Event Insurance

How does wedding insurance work ?

Wedding insurance covers you if things go wrong.That can include having to cancel the wedding.It can include cover for costs if a supplier doesn’t deliver or for booking a different venue or caterer due to cancellation. When you buy wedding insurance, UK providers will often offer policies in package deals, although you can get tailored policies to suit your needs. Some policies may have limits to the amount of cover they provide, so it’s important you know exactly what you’re getting from your wedding insurance.

How to get the best wedding insurance ?

When it come to wedding insurance, you really need to think about what you want protected. Whether it's a small intimate affair or a large extravaganza, a wedding is a significant milestone in everyone’s lives. With wedding insurance you can make sure that if things go wrong, you’ve got the protection in place. When looking for the best wedding insurance policy that suits your needs, think about:

  • What you need it to protect, e.g. venue, rings and catering

  • How much you plan to spend to decide the amount of cover you need.

When you know what policy is right for you, do a wedding insurance comparison At to find the best cover at the cheapest price. 

What is generally covered by wedding insurance ?

Wedding insurance generally covers the unexpected, such as illness, cancellation or failure of suppliers.

In addition to having to rearrange your wedding you would usually have the following items covered:

  • Wedding attire, including rings
  • Wedding cars
  • Photography
  • Failure of other suppliers – cake, flowers, caterers, DJ etc


What is not normally covered ?

Any situation or circumstances that you are already aware of are usually excluded from the policy, for example existing illnesses or unemployment. Most wedding insurance policies will also not cover you should either the Bride or Groom simply change their mind or get ‘cold feet‘

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