Commercial insurance

We understand that running a successful small, medium or large business takes years of hard work and the right partnerships. Our business insurance expertise comes from understanding every aspect of risk your business may face and ensuring that you are covered for it.

Apart from the size of your business, your insurance risk is largely determined by the industry you operate in. Because we are able to identify every aspect of risk you may face, our insurance expertise is critical to providing you with the correct cover, and because we’ve been doing this for nearly 100 years, it’s easy to see why so many business owners trust us when it comes to their insurance.

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The benefits of insuring your business with us

Santam is the insurer of choice for thousands of South Africans countrywide. We help you be safe and stay safe – everywhere you go. If you need five more reasons to choose Insurance good and proper.

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Welcome to our blog

Advice, insights and expert opinions for SME owners and managers.

8 ways to make your small business more distinctive

8 ways to make your small business more distinctive

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6 Reasons to celebrate being a local business

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Local businesses: turning customers into fans

Local businesses: turning customers into fans

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Insurance solutions

Calculator

Use these simple tools to check if your business is sufficiently protected. Having the right cover in place will ensure quick and hassle-free claims in times of need.

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Santam app

Manage your personal insurance inventory, send and receive instant SOS alerts and track the safety of loved ones with one easy swipe on your smartphone.

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In the news

What those in the hospitality biz need to know as holidays approach

10 April 2019

April is here and all over South Africa, locals are planning on taking advantage of the lovely holiday weekends coming up. With the anticipated surge in bookings and visitors to your establishment, it is important to ensure that your property and staff follow best practices to be properly indemnified against potential liability claims.

Ways to protect your Airbnb this Easter season

28 March 2019

Many South Africans have become Airbnb hosts, either as a main income source or savvy side hustle. In fact, a report from Airbnb last year showed there are about 35 000 SA home hosts (65% of whom are women), collectively earning over $260-million, with a ripple economic impact of $678-million (from 1 June 2017 to 31 May 2018).

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