Bee Diseases Insurance Ltd (BDI)

The insurance company for beekeepers in England & Wales run by beekeepers
About BDI

BDI provides insurance for the replacement of beekeeping equipment should it have to be destroyed due to an incidence of a notifiable disease, such as European or American Foul Brood. Further information about how Bee Diseases Insurance Ltd operates can be found here

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Details of the features and benefits of our secure system for generating member receipts can be found here.

BDI is committed to best practice to ensure all data held within our systems is fully GDPR compliant.  Further details of the systems and procedures that are in place can be found within the help section of our eReturn system


Making a claim

The procedure for a making a claim is very simple and straightforward - details can be found on our claims page here

Research Activities

An important part of the work that BDI undertakes is the seed funding it provides on behalf of beekeepers for research into the causes of bee diseases.  See our research pages for more information

Training grants for 2018
In order to encourage the keeping of healthy bees, BDI has re-introduced training grants for association members for 2018.  Full details can be found here