United Kingdom

MAKING LONG-TERM BUSINESS CONNECTIONS ACROSS THE UNITED KINGDOM.

Watford Insurance Company Europe Limited (WICE) is a Gibraltar-based insurance company providing capacity to clients in the UK. WICE has earned an “A- (Excellent)” rating from A.M. Best. In addition, WICE is rated “A” by Kroll Bond Rating Agency as a member of the Watford Group.

WICE was founded to engage in long term relationships in Coinsurance, Managing General Agency, Program Administrator, and other insurance partnerships. We intend to license all major Property and Casualty lines across the United Kingdom.

We provide the most efficient form of capital to our partners through our combination of lean overhead and a tailored fixed-income investment strategy. Our underwriting operations are conducted with the full commercial, technical, and logistical support of Arch.

We are committed to bringing a fresh approach to insurance in the UK.

Brexit Information

Watford Insurance Company Europe Limited
May 28, 2019
Dear Customer,
Watford Insurance Company Europe Limited (“Watford”) is an insurer based in Gibraltar and authorised by the Gibraltar Financial Services Commission.
Update for Irish Customers – Motor Insurance

 

Due to the United Kingdom withdrawing from the EU (Brexit), Watford ceased issuing motor policies in Ireland from March 29th 2019.

 

From March 29th 2019, existing Irish Watford motor customers were provided the option to renew policies with Arch Insurance (EU) dac which is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland.

 

All Watford motor policies sold on or before March 28th 2019 were entirely unaffected by Brexit and all valid claims on those policies will be dealt with in the usual manner under the Central Bank of Ireland’s Temporary Run Off Regime.

 

If you have any questions about your previous Waford policy or claim please contact the agent or broker from whom you bought your policy from.
Update for Irish Customers – Pet Insurance

 

Due to the United Kingdom withdrawing from the EU (Brexit), Watford ceased issuing pet policies in Ireland from July 1st 2019.

 

From July 1st 2019, existing Irish Watford pet customers were provided the option to renew policies with Arch Insurance (EU) dac which is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland.

 

All Watford pet policies sold on or before June 30th 2019 were entirely unaffected by Brexit and all valid claims on those policies will be dealt with in the usual manner under the Central Bank of Ireland’s Temporary Run Off Regime.
If you have any questions about your previous Waford policy or claim please contact the agent or broker from whom you bought your policy from.
Customer Personal Data

 

Please refer to the Privacy and Data Protection Policy of Watford and Arch Insurance (EU) dac for additional information about how we treat customer personal data.