Insurance and Risk Management Services

Insurance including travel and motor

These web pages provide only a brief summary of insurance covers held by the University. Further information is available from the Insurance Services Team. The insurances are in place to provide financial protection to the University of Leicester should an unforseen event occur. Most importantly, insurance is not a substitute for effective risk management.

Insurance and Procurement Guidance 

Insurance and Procurement Guidance
Indemnity limit change form

Policy Information and Claims Guidance

Authorised Drivers
Buildings and Contents
Computers/ Laptop/Tablets

Contract Works
Personal Belongings
Human Subject Research
Transit (UK)
Transit (Overseas) 






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Help and Support

Phone: 0116 229 7630


Emergency Contacts:

24/7 Security:

0116 252 2023

Sue Banbury

(Insurance Manager)

07961 564749

Carol Maguire

(Insurance Officer)

07875 443161

Need to make a claim

Please contact the insurance office should you need to make a claim.

Tel:  0116 229 7630 or 7631


Location: Mallard Building, Brookfield Site.