You should consider getting cover if you have hired a marquee for any part of your wedding.

You do not buy marquee insurance as a standalone policy, but as an extension you add to your wedding insurance for an extra cost.

This comparison only includes insurers that offer marquee insurance, so use it to find the best policy for your wedding.

What does is cover?

It protects you financially against the cost of damage to your marquee while you are hiring it.

This comparison shows what claim limit each insurer offers, which is the most you can claim if something goes wrong.

You will also be covered for cancellation or rearrangement if your wedding cannot go ahead due to damage to your marquee.

What is not covered?

Most marquee insurance policies will not cover:

  • Weddings that take place outside of the UK

  • Theft from the marquee unless force or violence is used

  • Damage caused when the marquee was erected or dismantled

  • Audio visual equipment inside the marquee

Read the policy carefully before you buy for a full list of what is not covered. Find out what else wedding insurance does not cover here.

Wedding marquee insurance FAQs

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Does it cover storm damage to the marquee?

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Yes, any damage cause by bad weather will be covered by your policy, provided your marquee was erected correctly.

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Am I covered if the marquee suppliers do not turn up?

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Yes, your wedding insurance policy will cover you if any suppliers do not provide the service you have paid for.

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Can I take out cover after I make a booking?

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Yes, any bookings or orders you make before the start of the policy will be protected once the policy starts.

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When should I buy wedding insurance?

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Get cover before you start spending money, e.g. booking a venue. Most insurers let you take out cover two years before your wedding day.

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How much does wedding marquee insurance cost?

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Marquee cover could cost between 30 and 80 to add to your policy depending on the insurer and cost of your marquee.

About our wedding insurance comparison

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Who do we include in this comparison?

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We include wedding marquee insurance policies available from our panel of insurers. They are all regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). Here is more information about how our website works.

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How do we make money from our comparison?

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We have commercial agreements with some of the companies in this comparison and get paid commission if we help you take out one of their products or services. Find out more here.

You do not pay any extra and the deal you get is not affected.