Darwin Clayton | Over 100 Years of Insurance Broking
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Specialist Insurance for Contractors

Protection for you and your contracting business​

Welcome to Darwin Clayton

We’re a specialist, multi-award-winning insurance broker serving a wide range of contractors, including cleaning contractors, FM companies, and electrical contractors.  

Since our founding in 1920, we’ve established a reputation for service and value, and today, thousands of clients rely on us for quality advice and insurance protection.  

If you’d like some help on getting the insurance protection your business needs, then contact us today, call 01892 511 144 or request a callback, and we’ll be in touch.

Who Can We Help?

At Darwin Clayton, we specialise in arranging tailored insurance solutions for a wide range of business sectors, including: 

To find out how Darwin Clayton can help you, contact us today.

You can call us on 01892 511 144, get an insurance quote here, or request a callback, and one of the team will call you back.


Why Choose Darwin Clayton?

With over 100 years of service and a clutch of prestigious awards to our name, Darwin Clayton is the insurance broker you can trust with your business. As a Darwin Clayton client, you can expect the following:

  • Specialist advice from experienced insurance professionals
  • Insurance solutions tailored to your business
  • Quality cover from some of the UK’s leading insurers 
  • Discounts for companies with accreditations and good claims records
  • Free professional risk management advice and guides

But why take our word for it when our customers say it so much better?

"In the five years that Principle has worked with Darwin Clayton, it has always been a highly satisfactory experience. There is no doubt they are the leading experts in our industry, and they always provide exceptional service levels with the utmost transparency.

Their team’s unwavering dedication and expertise have proven invaluable to us as a business, and special thanks go to James Shaw, Simon Henderson and Robert Barden for their assistance with the high-risk requirements at some of our key and global footprint client sites."
David Hoskins | Chief Financial Officer
Principle Cleaning Services

As you can see, your business insurance is in excellent hands with Darwin Clayton

FAQs About Darwin Clayton

Getting the right insurance for your business starts with finding the right insurance broker. This is especially true when it comes to the specialist sectors, we work in. To demonstrate how we could be a great partner for your business, here are some frequently asked questions about Darwin Clayton. We hope they will prove useful, but if you’d like some personalised help, please call us on (01892) 511 144.

While we work with many kinds of businesses, Darwin Clayton is particularly well-known for offering contractors a one-stop solution to their insurance needs. These include:

  • Cleaning contractors insurance
  • Electrical contractors insurance
  • Facilities management companies insurance
  • Security guarding companies insurance
  • Alarm and security installers insurance 
  • Flooring contractors insurance
  • Shop and office fit-out contractors, including joinery and carpentry insurance
  • Heating & ventilation (HVAC) contractors insurance
  • Locksmiths insurance
  • Recruitment companies insurance
  • Commercial businesses insurance 
  • Contractors insurance

We believe in offering a personalised, specialist service rather than paying to advertise a one-size (doesn’t fit) all policy on a comparison website. We like to build long-lasting relationships with clients through the excellence of our service. As a result, most of our new business comes via recommendations.

Getting a quote is easy. You can call us on 01892 511 144, request a quote, or request a callback and a member of our team will contact you regarding your requirements.

Through our insurance schemes, we offer core covers such as employers’ liability, public and product liability insurance, as well as property damage covers and contractors all risks, to name but a few. Depending on your trade, each scheme we offer has its own unique covers, such as inefficacy, professional indemnity, and damage to property you have worked on. To find out more, please contact us.

Darwin Clayton can arrange covers for many of your business’s needs, including motor fleet insurance, group personal accident insurance, business travel, management liability insurance, cyber insurance, trade credit insurance and surety bonds.

Darwin Clayton has offices in Tunbridge Wells, which covers the south of England, and a Nottingham office that covers the midlands, the north and Scotland.