Insurance for Stamp Dealers and Auction houses

Stamp Dealers and Auctioneers

Stamp Insurance

Insurance for Dealers and Auctioneers

HWI is a leading provider of stamp dealer insurance with over 30 years of industry experience. Whether you’re looking for all-risk policies tailored to suit your needs or assistance with your existing policy, our knowledgeable staff can help.

If you are a Stamp or Philatelic Dealer, your collectible inventory is your livelihood.

That’s why we have created a wide range of policies to cover your inventory against loss or damage, ensuring that you can carry on with business as usual without having to worry about the financial consequences of an unfortunate event.

Specialist products for specialist dealers, retailers and auction houses. Managed by professionals with a wealth of experience, we provide insurance policies tailor-made, including all risks, providing cover for your merchandise both at your premises and outside of it (exhibitions, auctions…), when personally conveyed and for sendings by a courier company, entrustments to third parties.

A dedicated account handler is assigned to manage each client portfolio, creating a solid working relationship and removing day-to-day contact hurdles. We have flexible policies to cater for any last-minute increases or special requirements.


We provide the following cover for stamp dealer insurance:

Cover is provided against loss or damage for stock of:

  • stamps
  • covers
  • envelopes
  • postcards
  • albums
  • philatelic literature and/or articles of philatelic interest including autographs and the reference library.

Additional collectibles

Additional collectibles can include but are not limited to historical documents, pictures, paintings, numismatics/coins or paper money, rare books, sports cards and other memorabilia all being part of your stock/inventory or for which you are responsible.

Interested in receiving a tailored insurance proposal?