About Us

With the considerable growth of the drone industry in recent years and its continued expansion expected, Drone Covered is proud to be the first specialist drone insurance available to non-commercial drone pilots in South Africa, offering hull, loss and theft cover, as well as third party and liability cover up to R2,5 million.

Reap the rewards of drone proficiency training

When you complete a short online drone proficiency certificate and 2-hour proficiency practical with our accredited drone training partner, Drone Racing Africa, you are rewarded with exclusive benefits of increased liability cover and reduced excess. For more information on training courses, click here:


  1. Damage, loss, theft and personal and third party liability cover*
  2. No waiting period
  3. Excess: 10% for those with a valid practical drone proficiency certificate
  4. Monthly or Annual Premium

* Standard cover of R500,000 can be increased to R2.5m upon completion of a Drone Proficiency Practical Course.

This product is underwritten by Mutual and Federal Risk Finance, distributed by Drone Covered and administered by Surestart Online Financial Services (Pty) Ltd. FSP 47233.