Insurance Requirements for Angling Clubs/Applicants 

Each Angling Club/Applicant shall ensure that they shall effect and keep in force during the duration of the services at their own cost, with a reputable insurance company, such levels of insurance cover as may be required to meet its potential liabilities under this Agreement, which shall include, without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing:

Public/Product Liability Insurance with the minimum limit of indemnity being no less than €6,500,000 in respect of each and every occurrence, unlimited in the period of insurance but in the annual aggregate for Products Liability. This policy should also provide confirmation that the Public/Products liability policy provides cover for;

  1. Accidental Pollution. 
  2. Member to Member Liability. 
  3. A specific indemnity in favour of Inland Fisheries Ireland and landowners. 

Employers Liability Insurance with the minimum limit of indemnity provided being no less than €13,000,000 in respect of each and every occurrence and unlimited in the period of insurance.

This policy shall also provide confirmation that the Employers Liability policy;

             (1) include a specific indemnity in favour of Inland Fisheries Ireland and landowners. 

 Insurance Requirements for Contractors 

Each Angling Club/Applicant shall ensure that their Contractor(s) shall effect and keep in force during the duration of the services at their own cost, with a reputable insurance company, such levels of insurance cover as may be required to meet its potential liabilities under this Agreement, which shall include, without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing: 

  • Public/Product Liability Insurance with the minimum limit of indemnity being no less than €6,500,000 in respect of each and every occurrence, unlimited in the period of insurance but in the annual aggregate for Products Liability. This policy should also provide confirmation that the Public/Products liability policy provides cover for accidental pollution. (Higher limit of indemnity may be required based on the specific project and the level of exposure).
  • Employers Liability Insurance with the minimum limit of indemnity provided being no less than €13,000,000 in respect of each and every occurrence and unlimited in the period of insurance. 
  • Contractors All Risks insurance to cover material loss or damage to the contract works with a sum insured for no less than the value of the contract.  
  • Professional Indemnity Insurance for those professionals who are providing design, plan or specification services for a fee, with the minimum limit of indemnity of €2 Million each and every occurrence. The cover to be maintained for a period of 6 years after the certification of completion of the services.   

A specific indemnity should be provided on all Contractor(s) policies in favour of Inland Fisheries Ireland and the landowner).

Each Angling Club/Applicant shall obtain and furnish confirmation to Inland Fisheries Ireland that the required relevant insurances are in place (from both the Applicant and Contractor), including the specific indemnity in favour of Inland Fisheries Ireland and landowners (for all policies) prior to the performance of any of the said services.