Protection For What Matters

Kootenay Insurance Services Ltd. is a strategic partnership leveraging the strengths of East Kootenay Community, Kootenay Savings and Nelson & District Credit Unions, and over the past three decades, it has become a respected leader in the insurance brokerage business within the Kootenay region.

At present, our brokerage cares for the insurance needs of thousands of loyal clients who enjoy the expertise, service and choice of coverage we are able to provide.

Kootenay Insurance Services Ltd

Kootenay Insurance Services has been providing a full range of insurance and bonding facilities to the Nelson and surrounding region for over 30 years and operates as an independent company governed by the regulations of both FICOM and the BC Insurance Council.

The agency is contracted with a wide variety of domestic insurance companies, and in addition, has access to the Lloyds market in London and several large international insurers. Kootenay Insurance Services Ltd. is well located in Nelson, with excellent parking and easy access. Our East Shore office is located in Crawford Bay at our East Shore community branch.

We love to speak with you in person at any of our locations. All of our offices are wheelchair accessible.

Following is a summary of the classes of business written by Kootenay Insurance Services:

  • automobile, snowmobile, motorcycle, motorhomes, campers, trailers
  • homeowners, tenants and condominiums
  • business/commercial insurance: building, stock and equipment, liability and course of construction
  • bonds: contractors, administrative and surety bonding available
  • marine: pleasure boats, commercial vessels and cargo
  • aviation: hull, cargo and liability
  • special liability coverages: directors and officers, errors and omissions, blasting contractors, etc.