Self-Build Zone partners with NHBC as sole providers of structural warranties for self-builders

Market leaders of Self-build insurance; Self-Build Zone have been awarded a long term contract with NHBC as sole suppliers of Structural Warranty, Site Insurance and survey visits to their customers within the self-build arena.

NHBC is the UK’s leading standard-setting body and provider of warranty and insurance for new homes.  Working closely with the house-building industry, NHBC strives to raise the standards of new homes and provide consumer protection for homebuyers. They recently announced confirmation of a long-term agreement with market leaders of Self-build insurance; Self-Build Zone (SBZ). Under the agreement, all self-build structural warranty and other site insurance enquiries will be directed through to Self-Build Zone who will work with NHBC’s valued customers to provide them with the most suitable products to meet their requirements.

Self-Build Zone will carry out all works relating to the policies referred by NHBC including underwriting, inspection and claims management for the policies.  Services provided by Self-Build Zone will also include Inspection arrangements for Building Control and Technical Audits for the self-builder.

Managing Director and Founder of Self-Build Zone and Sennocke, Paul Kempton, said:

“As market leaders to the Self-build market we are delighted to have been selected to work with NHBC on this project. NHBC has long been the most respected warranty provider and standards setter in the UK and beyond and the opportunity to work with them and their clients is very exciting and a tribute to our staff, underwriting standards and our approach to Risk Management.”

Boyd Hackett, NHBC Product Manager also said:

“We have worked closely with Self-Build Zone to understand their business and we are confident that they can provide the appropriate products and service to self-builders who approach NHBC.”  Self-Build Zone (a trading style of Sennocke International Insurance Services Ltd) is the leading provider of self-build Insurances – including Site Insurance, 10 Year Structural Warranty (including Technical Audits, Building Control and bespoke Survey Services), Health & Safety advice and Contract Wordings to the self-build marketplace as well as specialist Buildings and Contents insurance.

Site Insurance is essential for anyone planning an Extension, Renovation, Conversion or New Build project. Self-Build Zone have several different Site Insurance options to protect your project during the build process and on from completion, including flexible short term policies as well as the traditional 12, 18 or 24 month policy.

NHBC Services Limited is an Introducer Appointed Representative of Sennocke International Insurance Services Limited,