Season's Greetings


Instead of sending corporate greeting cards to our Members, clients and business associates, we donate an equivalent amount to SOS Children’s Villages, a charitable organisation helping children throughout the world.

Find out about the new features on our website


We have upgraded our website and have added some exciting new features.

Gard enters into partnership with the Red Cross


Gard is delighted to announce that it has entered in a partnership agreement with the Norwegian Red Cross. Having supported the organisation in its work after natural disasters for many years, this will be the start of a much broader and deeper relationship.

Introduction to the Nordic Marine Insurance Plan of 2013, version 2016


The Nordic marine Insurance Plan of 2013, Version 2016 is now available.

Directors' Report and Financial Statements as at 20 August 2015


The Directors' Report and Financial Statements for the six months to 20 August 2015 is now available.

Gard reports strong half year result


Rolf Thore Roppestad, CEO of Gard, said: “I am pleased to report a strong performance at the half year which is the result of a combination of good risk selection, a benign claims environment and a favourable development on prior years. Our strategy of focussing on three key activities; maintaining our financial strength, building an efficient global organisation and developing our market position – has helped us to navigate difficult market conditions."

Gard Corporate Donations – recipients autumn 2015


In Gard today we remember and acknowledge our origins, we value our leading position in the industry and we are mindful of the role we play in the environments in which we operate.

Annual declaration form for the carriage of heavy fuel oil


The annual declarations of the carriage of HFO for the 2014/15 period should now be submitted.

New application form for Gard donations


A new application form for Gard Corporate Donations is now available on our website.

CEO Update - June 2015


As many countries and businesses arrive at the beginning of the holiday season, I always think this is a good time to reflect on some of the events of 2015 so far – looking at some of the short term activities in the context of longer term goals.

Notice of Annual General Meeting of Assuranceforeningen Gard


The Annual General Meeting of Assuranceforeningen Gard - gjensidig - will be held on Friday 4 September 2015 in Arendal, Norway.

China - Prevention and control of marine pollution from ships - Qianhe


Members are referred to Gard’s news item dated 1 May 2015 concerning the Qianhe Shipping Group of SPROs and the problems encountered due to ongoing investigations by the PRC authorities. The updated information is as follows:

Gard announces the winners of the Claes Isacson Scholarship 2015


Gard is pleased to announce that the winners of the Claes Isacson Scholarship 2015 for maritime education are ...

China - Prevention and control of marine pollution from ships - Qianhe


Gard is aware that certain investigations are taking place into the Chinese SPRO Qianhe by the customs authority in China.