Protecting you whilst you are taking part in BJJ

By becoming a member of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu UK Council you have the opportunity to access a highly competitive insurance package for your Academy and members. As BJJ UKC is an Affiliate of the British Judo Association the insurance package offered comes with the buying power of the two Associations resulting in cost savings for its members.

The cover provides Public Liability up to £20,000,000 Indemnity for injury to third parties caused by the BJJ UKC, Clubs, Coaches, Members or Volunteers. Other benefits include:

Type of Units
Limit of Indemnity / Benefit
Public & Products Liability Per Member £20m
Public & Products Liability, Club £20m
Professional Indemnity, Defamation Club £10
Abuse Covered by the Associations Abuse Limit of Indemnity £2.5m
Tournaments Liability Per club, per event Included Public Liability
Employers Liability Per Club Free, if applied for via the BJA Insurance Centre Microsite
Group Personal Accident Per Member Identical cover to BJA
Admin Fee N/A Nil
Directors & Officers Per Club Inc Above
Please note: The cover detailed on this web site should not be regarded as the full extent of the policy cover provided, nor the exclusions applicable to it. A full policy wording is available on request.
You can download our insurance cover details here: BJJ INSURANCE Cover Details

Provision of this Insurance package is from Perkins Slade who are one of the UK’s largest independent insurance brokers, providing impartial advice and bespoke risk management solutions for a wide variety of sport and recreation associations, UK and International business, and private clients.

Perkins Slade Sports Team

Perkins Slade Sports Team provides assistance to 320 Governing and Representative Bodies of sport and recreation in the United Kingdom, as well as:

       More than 60,000 (mainly voluntary) Sports Clubs
       Over 3 million individual participants

Major sports clients, who they insure, with a similar profile to that of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, include:

British Judo Association Welsh Karate Governing Body Joint Aikido Council
Lawn Tennis Association England Hockey Football Association
Professional Golfers Association British Gymnastics Motorsport Ireland
National Small-Bore Rifle Association Archery GB British Weightlifting

Perkins Slade are Approved Brokers to the Sport and Recreation Alliance (formerly the Central Council of Physical Recreation) and the Scottish and Welsh Sports Associations.

They also act in an advisory capacity to various Government departments including the Department for Culture, Media and Sport, Home Office (Active Communities Unit) and Department for Constitutional Affairs.  In recent years they have provided similar support to Sport England and UK Sport.

About Hiscox Insurance

  • Leading global specialist insurer, origins dating back to 1901, FTSE top 250 company, offices in 13 countries, ‘A’ rated company.
  • Insurers to the British Judo Association, Welsh Karate Governing Body, Joint Aikido Council, Lawn Tennis Association, Professional Golfers’ Association, Badminton England and England Squash.
  • Approximately £2m (sport and recreation) insurance placed by Perkins Slade Ltd.
  • Claims service – A dedicated Claims Handler from Hiscox will be appointed to your account. The Claims Handler will work closely with underwriters to ensure continuity of approach in claims handling and administration and in discussing trends and risk management issues.