The PCA provides members with Travel and Career Disablement Insurance as part of the annual membership fee.

As members there is also an opportunity to top up these insurances to provide a higher level of cover as well as to access preferential rates on other insurances including car and home cover.

Kerry London work closely with the PCA to provide your insurance for Permanent Total Disablement (PTD) cover and travel insurance which covers you, your spouse or partner and any dependent children. Kerry London can also offer Salary Reimbursement insurance to cover county player’s salary should the county require cover for players that are involved in overseas T20 franchise cricket.

Kerry London, together with the PCA, recommends increasing your
cover to suit your specific needs. Speak to us to find out how you can
best protect yourself and your loved ones.

For help with any insurance needs, or to top-up your cover contact Kerry London on: 01923 211 290 or info@kerrylondon.co.uk.

Disablement

The PCA provides cover for all its playing members (who are not otherwise insured by the ECB), who may suffer a career ending injury or sickness.

Cover includes:

  • Overseas players contracted to a county, but only whilst playing within the UK and for their county overseas
  • MCC Young Professionals
  • Players registered with a county (but not under full contract), whilst participating in or travelling to or from matches and training sessions.
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Cover

Cover is subject to the terms, conditions and exclusions of the policy, a copy of which can be provide on request, but for a summary please click the thumbnail below.

AgeAmount
Up to age 21£25,000
Age 22 to 27 inc.£60,000
Age 28 to 29 inc.£50,000
All Other£20,000

Top Up Policies

As a current player in 2018 the cost of your top up policy will be included within your membership fee doubling the level of cover for members in each category.

AgeWith Top Up
Up to age 21£50,000
Age 22 to 27 inc.£120,000
Age 28 to 29 inc.£100,000
All Other£40,000

As well as the insured levels for career ending injuries, it would be a wise decision to explore increasing the levels to suit your individual needs. Through our broker Kerry London, we have negotiated a special rate for you to further increase this level of cover if you so wish

Travel Insurance

As a current professional cricket player, you are covered by a 365-day a year travel policy, that includes travelling abroad.

As current players you are covered by a 365-day a year travel policy. You are covered to travel abroad and play professional cricket for up to 12 months.
– Allowed to make multiple trips.

– Cover includes wife/partner and children where applicable.

Please note that girlfriends/boyfriends of members and/or officials, who are not their lawful spouse or legally recognised civil partner, are covered by our travel policy, but only whilst accompanying the respective PCA member/official.

If you need a doctor or dentist while away please pay for treatment there and then. Once you have returned, please call Ali Prosser on 07769 880888 or email aprosser@thepca.co.uk for

Similarly, X-rays, scans and physiotherapy should also be paid for at the time and only be carried out after a doctor’s referral (if not, your claim may not be paid on return to the UK). Full receipts should be kept in all instances. Ongoing multiple treatments whilst overseas should be reported to Ali Prosser for the claim to be logged.a claim form.

Only in an emergency or if hospitalisation is needed is it necessary to call the Emergency line detailed below, to notify the insurer of the situation. Emergency Assistance Provider is Allianz Global Assistance (AGA) and the emergency contact numbers are:

Pre-travel Helpline: +44 (0)208 603 9517

Medical Advice Line: +44(0)208 603 9517

Emergency Medical Assistance Service: +44 (0)208 603 9517

Following changes to EU law claims for compensation for flight delays involving an EU airline or a flight originating in the EU (including associated additional hotel expenses) must be directed to the relevant airline in the first instance.

Allianz Insurance

Policy number no: 11/SZ/26611742/01

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Income Protection

If you have your career curtailed by injury or illness which prevents you from playing cricket, you may be eligible to claim a percentage of your finishing salary for up to a maximum of 2 years.

To qualify you must be a contributor to the ECB group personal pension scheme. Payment will not commence until after 26 weeks of absence.

% of Basic Salary dependant on age:

75
17 to 29 years
50
30 to 34 years
25
35 to 40 years

Players whose Contract Period ceases before payment commences are still eligible. Payment is subject to full medical evidence.

If you have your career curtailed by injury or illness which prevents you from playing cricket, you may be eligible to claim a percentage of your finishing salary for up to a maximum of 2 years.

Contact PCA Director of Development & Welfare Ian Thomas – ithomas@thepca.co.uk for any further information

Contact Pam Wightman on 01423 521111 ext 289