About BDI

Bee Diseases Insurance Limited is a registered friendly society that offers insurance against loss of beekeeping equipment to  beekeepers in England and Wales, who have had their bees destroyed or treated by the Bee Inspector as a result of being infected by a notifiable disease. The company is regulated as an insurance company by the Prudential Regulatory Authority and supervised by the Prudential Regulatory Authority and the Financial Conduct Authority.

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Contact Us

Whilst Bee Diseases Insurance Ltd's registered office is c/o BBKA headquarters the officers can be contacted more conveniently via email

President              Martin Smith

Treasurer              Sharon Blake 

Secretary              Donald Robertson-Adams 

Claims Manager  Bernard Diaper

Please note that whilst the officers will try and respond promptly they do work for the company on a voluntary basis and have other commitments.