Childcare Insurance

Childcare Insurance Ireland

We are specialist providers of Insurance cover for Crèches, Montessori, Childminders in Ireland.
Working closely with Childcare Organisations such as, Childminding Ireland and Early Childhood - Arachas* have designed packages with great cover and highly competitive premiums specifically for the Childcare Industry.

* Kidd Insurances has been acquired by one of Ireland’s largest Insurance firms, Arachas Corporate Brokers Ltd

Childcare Frequently Asked Questions

No. This would automatically be covered under your Contents / Equipment section provided the sum insured under this section is adequate to cover same. However, an excess of €250 will apply to each and every claim in respect of the playground.
Outings are covered automatically under the Public Liability section of the policy and there is no need to let us know. However if you are unsure about a particular activity do give us a call as there are some activities that may be excluded. There is no specific ratio requirement under the policy but you must be complying with childcare regulation and you must ensure that you have adequate supervision in place.
Yes, provided the relevant guidelines are adhered to at all times. Please contact Arachass for a copy of these.
Normally, events to raise funds for your own service are automatically covered under the policy at no additional charge. However, if you intend to hold a disco, evening event or family day, these will have to be referred to Kidd Insurances and a charge may apply. If you wish to run an event to raise funds for a charity, please contact Kidd Insurances.
This would depend on the type of service you provide. You must comply with the current childcare legislation.
You need to cover the maximum number of children who will be on your premises at any one given time.
All children in your care must be pre-booked, pre-registered and attend your service on a regular basis. We cannot offer cover for any type of ‘ Drop In’ service.
Your policy can be extended to run Out-of-School camps (e.g. Easter, Summer & Halloween) at an additional charge. We can also provide cover for summer schools not in the scheme. Please contact us for a quote or get a quote online

Childcare Insurance packages

Claim Service Contact

Sarah Stevenson
Phone: 01 (213 5000)

Childcare Insurance Forms

1 Employer's Liability Accident Report download
2 Public Liability Accident Report download
3 Property Damage Loss Claim download
4 Allianz Summer School Insurance Proposal download
5 Allianz Prop Weather Event Claim download
6 Creche Policy Wording download
7 Montessori Insurance Proposal download
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montessori Insurance

Premiums specifically
for Montessori

Montessori Insurance

We have designed great cover at highly competitive premiums specifically for Montessori Schools.

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Creche Insurance

Premiums specifically
for Crèche

Crèche Insurance

This offering is built on years of knowledge and experience of insurance within the childcare industry backed by experienced and professional staff.

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Childminding in your own home

Childminding in
your own home

Childminding in your own home

Arachas in conjunction with Childminding Ireland and Allianz are proud to present the best quality and value package for people minding children in their own home. This policy is for people minding up to 6 children at one time.

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Have more questions? Meet our team!
Rosalynde O'Caroll

Rosalynde O'Caroll

Childcare Scheme Administrator
Grahame Brown

Grahame Brown

Childcare Department Manager

Contact Us


The Courtyard, Carmanhall Road
Sandyford Business Estate
Dublin 18, Ireland, D18 X377
Tel: +353 (1) 213 5000


9 Eastgate Avenue, Eastgate Business Park
Little Island
Cork, Ireland, T45 YN92
Tel: +353 (21) 427 0505

South East

Marine Point
Waterford, Ireland, X91 W0XW
Tel: +353 (51) 877 700
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