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Specialist Taxi Insurance for Private and Public Hire with a wide variety of cover options available.
Some of our Specialist Insurers…
Private Hire, Public Hire or Fleet Insurance
At Riviera Insurance, we understand the importance of insuring your taxi correctly. That is why we have a large panel of insurers to enable us to help you find the right policy to meet your needs. We can tailor the insurance around you and your individual requirements to ensure you have the most comprehensive cover available. Whether it’s a Private Hire, Public Hire, Fleet or Chauffeur Insurance Quote you can rely on Riviera to find a competitive price while providing exceptional customer service.
Our professional advisors take the time to understand your unique needs and help provide advice on your insurance cover, our team at Riviera Insurance have over 75 years’ experience and search our panel of insurers with exclusive deals to Riviera Insurance, whilst maintaining a high level of service.
Is Riviera Insurance right for me?
For many years we have specialised in the Taxi market across both Private and Public Hire and have developed an enviable position in the market in providing competitive rates and policies that suit your needs including weekly, monthly and annual policies all with a range of payment methods to suit your needs.
Riviera Insurance knows all local licencing authorities in the UK and understands the specific requirements of all within the South West of England and keep abreast of updates and changes to ensure we remain knowledgeable in the taxi insurance industry.
Riviera Insurance are based in the South West of England, UK. Our office is based in Torquay, Devon. We have taxi insurance companies who give us specialist rates and discounts for the South West of England because we specialise in this area.
Torquay is a tourist town in the sunny South West with a few large and well established taxi firms which we have dealt with for many years. This helps us maintain our vast knowledge of the taxi insurance industry within Torquay and the South West of England.
What makes Riviera Insurance different?
Over 75 Years’ Experience
in the insurance arena
coverage for most vehicle types and fleet policies
an array of A-Rated insurers based in the UK
UK Wide Cover
coverage for the entire United Kingdom
Getting you the right cover
Taxi insurance is for cars who carry passengers to specific destinations and charge a fare. You will need class 3 business use insurance in order to do this. You will also need to hold a taxi badge from the local licencing authority which you will be working in.
Here at Riviera Insurance we search through our specialist insurer panel to find you the best deal for your taxi insurance. For vehicles which are 5 to 9 seats there are two primary types of taxi insurance. Private hire insurance and public hire insurance. Private Hire insurance is for pre-booked journeys.
Public Hire insurance enables you to collect clients from ranks and also pre-booked work. Other types of taxi insurance may include executive hire, multi-vehicle, taxi fleet, day driver scheme, wedding hire, funeral directors, school contract, chauffeur and limousine hire.
Only a specialist broker such as Riviera Insurance will understand the complexity of taxi insurance and will be able to provide bespoke solutions.
What we can cover…
Our experienced team of insurance specialists recognise that each taxi driver’s requirements are different; which is why they are able to provide bespoke solutions that are flexible to cater for the following:
Day Driver Scheme
What our customers say
Took all the stress away
Simon was so efficient and easy to deal with and took all the stress away. I now use Simon and Riviera Insurance for my Van insurance and Public Liability and will no doubt be using him for any other insurance in the future.
Couldn’t Recommend More Highly
I couldn’t recommend this company more highly. I needed insurance very quickly and had limited time to obtain this- not an issue for the staff in the slightest, very efficient, fast and no hassle whatsoever, most importantly saving a huge amount compared with the quotes supplied by comparison sites.
Very Much Appreciated
Thank you so much for the reminders and dealing with the insurance … so very much appreciated, as I had Definitely forgotten!!!! You all are delightful and your service and care are, well, just so appreciated!!! Many thanks and very best wishes.
Above and Beyond
Riviera offer a friendly service, quick and easy they went above and beyond to get me the best taxi policy that suits my needs. It was great working with a local company that I know will look after me throughout my policy and for years to come. Being able to pop in the office and get it all done in one visit was fantastic.
Why Riviera Insurance
Our experienced team search and select a product from one of the hundreds available that best suit your needs. Choose between comprehensive, third party fire and theft or just third party insurance.
We are confident that all policies offered are of the highest standard with options for Legal Protection, breakdown cover and of course FREE peace of mind.
Looking for cheaper Taxi insurance with quality cover can be time consuming so why not let Riviera do the hard work for you? We’ll not only save you time by searching many of the top UK taxi insurance companies for you, we’ll also endeavour to save you money.
Even though we offer you cheaper Taxi insurance cover, we fully understand that quality cover is just as important as a low price. So we only deal with the most trusted UK taxi insurance companies who can provide you with the standard of insurance cover you deserve.
We price check many of the UK’s leading insurers daily
We have dedicated experts to get you a great deal
FREE replacement plated vehicle on non-fault claims
We have a 24 hour claims line to make life hassle free
Friendly and experienced staff waiting for your call
Up to 50 recommended insurance companies
Great savings with major insurers
Instant cover available