Getting the right insurance can prove to be one of the more challenging and time-consuming aspects of freelance journalism. It is also one of the most important.


Freelance journalists often need to find and pay for their own coverage, which means it’s your responsibility to personally research policies that fit your specific needs. This resource offers advice on this process, covering a range of topics including the different types of cover available and the key questions to ask when researching policies.

Freelancers and insurance

Freelancers and Insurance


Ensure you are insured.

Key Issues

Insurance: Key Issues & Questions


Things to consider when contacting insurance providers.

Types of cover

Types of Insurance Cover


Find out what sort of cover you need.

Insurance providers for freelancers

Insurance Providers


Specialist insurance brokers for journalists.