About Us

Founded in 2007, Direct Line for Business provides a range of business insurance products to landlords and the small business sector, over the phone or online.

Our insurance products include:

Direct Line for Business’s UK-based business insurance specialists are here to help with buying, amending and renewing your policy, and of course with your claims. We also have a webchat service.

Direct Line for Business Factsheet

  • Direct Line for Business is part of Direct Line Group.
  • We now have over 400,000 policyholders nationwide.
  • We operate from a number of different sites in the UK.
  • Mailing address: PO Box 3243, Bristol, BS1 9HU.

Our Philosophy

At Direct Line for Business we know that your business is your livelihood, so the right type of cover is vital for the potential pitfalls an SME can encounter day-to-day. 

If you’re launching a start-up, running a dynamic growing business, renting out a property or working as a tradesman, Direct Line for Business aims to provide you the cover you need at the right price.

Whether you phone us or you’re visiting our website, we strive to provide high quality customer service whether you’re buying or renewing your policy, or if you need to make a claim.

Our Products

This commitment to quality extends to the products we provide and is reflected in our Defaqto 5 Star Rated Van and Landlord Insurance products. Our Landlord Insurance also scooped What Mortgage’s Best Landlord Insurance Provider award in 2013, 2014 and 2015.

What Our Customers Say

Here at Direct Line for Business we take great pride in our customer service. But don’t just take our word for it. See for yourself what some of our customers have to say about our insurance:

'Superb high level of customer service - friendly and professional staff.’
- Alan from Newcastle upon Tyne

'I renewed my insurance which had run out by a few days - there was no fuss, easy to reinsure and your staff member was very helpful. Thank you.’
- Barbara from Pembroke Dock

'Easy transaction from start to finish, customer service superb.’
- Elaine from Marldon

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Direct Line for Business insurance policies are underwritten by U K Insurance Limited, which is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. [7]