For Artists

Public & Products Liability and Professional Indemnity (PPL and PI) insurance

£10m Public & Products Liability insurance and £5m Professional Indemnity insurance cover is included with a-n Artist membership.

Specifically tailored to meet the needs of practising visual or applied artists based in the UK who require protection against their legal liability to pay compensation:

  1. arising out of claims for injury to third parties or damage to third party property, which result from their activities as artists (PPL) or
  2. arising out of claims from clients as a consequence of errors or omissions in your work (PI).

Join a-n as an Artist, Artist Group, or Joint Artist and Arts Organiser member to be covered by this £10m PPL and £5m PI policy.


Please note: The documents below are for reference only – Logged-in members can find the documents needed to demonstrate they are covered in ‘My account’ (membership certificate confirms your membership status and insurance coverage).

PPL and PI insurance Key Facts 2022

PPL and PI insurance Policy Document 2022

Artists’ Insurance Policy (AIP)

Additional insurance that members can buy to cover artwork and materials, studio and contents, and employers’ liability. Policy benefits are tailored to reflect the diversity of work practice and professional requirements of visual and applied artists. Members can choose from pre-priced ‘off-the-peg’ or bespoke options at highly competitive prices.

Further details

One-off exhibition insurance policy

Additional insurance that members can buy to insure their work whilst in transit to and from and whilst on display at an exhibition.

Further details

For Arts Organisers

Creative freelance insurance

Responding to the surge in freelance working and a dynamically changing arts landscape, a competitively priced insurance package offering £1m Professional Indemnity insurance and £5m Public and Products Liability cover for £119.96 (comparable packages are priced between £250 and £350).  Developed specifically for freelancers working in arts consultancy, curating, commissioning, project management and research. Only available to a-n Arts organiser members.

Find out more or buy the insurance

‘Everything I need as a freelancer, cost effective insurance, great resources and networking opportunities’  Curator

‘The creative freelance insurance is far cheaper than I’ve been able to get from anywhere else and I know it’s the right thing for me as it’s from a-n.’ Event Organiser