Insurance is taken out to cover a certain incident. An example of this is: you have bought a new car and in order to prevent someone else driving you in and you will pay for the costs yourself, you take out a hull (all risk) insurance policy. Or for protection in case your household effects are destroyed by fire, you take out a fire insurance policy.

The VCBBANK is the agent of the following insurance companies:

We can take out the following insurance policies for you at one of the companies of your choice:


The SOR insurance covers the obligations of the employer towards his staff, in the case of an accident or occupational disease, in accordance with the accident regulations as referred to in the national ordinance of 10 September 1947.

Household Insurance

In order to cover large losses in the event of theft or damage to your electronic equipment due to lightning strikes, it is advisable to insure your contents. You will receive a benefit if one of these cases occurs to you.

Health Insurance

As a resident of Suriname you are obliged to insure for at least the basic care. With a health insurance you choose the package that suits you.

WAM/Casco Insurance

The WAM or the Legal Liability Insurance Motor Vehicles is a compulsory insurance that every car owner must have.

Fire Insurance

By taking out a fire insurance you make the sensible choice to protect your assets. If there is a fire and water damage you will receive a benefit. You will also receive a benefit in the case of damage that does not involve a fire, for example a lightning strike.

Funeral Insurance

With the payment of a Funeral Insurance you ensure that your next of kin do not get into financial problems if you die.

Travel Insurance

The Travel Insurance offers good cover especially for your holiday at costs resulting from accidents and acute illnesses. At a favorable minimum premium and an attractive amount at your own risk, you are well insured against such costs.

Accident Insurance

The personal accident insurance covers the costs resulting from an accident both in and outside the profession.
This insurance has 4 categories, namely:

  1. Death as a result of an accident
  2. Permanent disability as a result of an accident
  3. Day payment due to temporary incapacity for work
  4. Medical expenses

For more information, you can visit one of our offices.