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Who will benefit from this scheme?
This benefit will be enjoyed by members and affiliate members who have
either paid their subscription of £3 per member via an Association to NAS
or are paid up Individual Members of the NAS.The benefit is offered to
Member of Societies/Associations, Individual and Life member types.
When you join the HwDAA you will automatically be enrolled in this
scheme unless you specifically request to be excluded.
What is this product?
This is a liability insurance product purchased by the NAS but designed to
provide protection to member plot-holders accused of accidently causing
injury or damaging property, in their personal capacity. Work/Business
related claims are not insured. The benefit is worth up to £5,000,000 and
will pay for defence costs and the cost of any award made. As a member
plot-holder you would be protected both at your allotment plot but also if
you attend shows / events which are allotment related.
How do I take advantage of this membership benefit?
To ensure all members who are eligible benefit from the NAS scheme,
Allotment Associations need to make sure that they have names,
addresses and email addresses (if available) of all plot-holders who have
paid their fees for NAS Membership. HwDAA updates the NAS with a list
of members joining and leaving this scheme on a regular basis.
Who is the ALI insurance for?
The Allotmenteers Liability Insurance is a benefit included in membership
for plot-holders of member associations, life and individual members who
enrol onto the scheme. This insurance does not replace the requirement
for associations, Councils or landowners to obtain Property Owners or
Public Liability Insurance to cover self-management responsibilities,
communal areas, site shops, or events and site tours etc.
If you have any queries about insurance matters as they affect you as a
tenant, please contact the Vice Chair.
policy. The benefit is offered to Societies/Associations, Individual and
Life member types.The benefit forms part of the subscription of the above
and in order to be added to the policy the member must provide full
member contact details and keep those details up to date. HwDAA will
pass your details to the NAS