Rights of light insurance

CLEAR work hand in hand with leading Rights of Light surveyors, solicitors and insurers, arranging insurance for significant developments in the City and throughout the UK.

As one of the leading brokers in the Rights of Light and Legal Indemnity market, CLEAR can offer knowledge and experience to developers looking for bespoke insurance solutions.

Cover features and benefits

  • Enables a developer to proceed with the scheme without fear of Rights of Light repercussions, providing financial security
  • Flexibility of cover tailored to the individual requirements of the development
  • Where contractually required, cover will meet lenders' or potential buyers' requirements

What you need to know

Here are some of the most frequently asked questions we receive about our Rights of Light cover:

What information is required to obtain a Rights of Light quotation?
Please contact us on 020 7280 3466 or to request a Rights of Light questionnaire, which we will need you to complete. We will also need you to provide a Rights of Light report.
Is insurance available if the neighbours are aware of their rights?
Yes, potentially. It will depend on the level of the injury and the appetite of the neighbours to seek legal recourse.
Can policies be arranged on a pre-planning basis?

Yes, in many cases. We would need to discuss this further with you to understand the development and implications.

Will the policy enable us to speak to our injured neighbours about Rights of Light issue?
In certain circumstances, policies can be written on the basis of “agreed conduct”, which will allow you to approach neighbours for a release, subject to a suitable policy excess.

Related Information

 

Speak to a specialist, Rob Cooke, to arrange your insurance cover.

Call 020 7280 3466 or email