Adding value to our partners through expertise, passion, and technology

DOA is an independent, family-run Insurance Intermediary, specialising in underwriting Insurance products in niche market sectors right across the UK.


Family business with family values

Founded by David Oliver in 1996, DOA still has the same goal, to support brokers with all their insurance needs with a friendly and professional service. The team thrives on positivity, and all have a passion to help brokers in whatever insurance situation they may find themselves in.

Who we are


You can call us on 01371 878550 or drop us an email at

We pride ourselves on our personal and quick service. We will always get back to our brokers with an update or solution within 48 hours. You can find out more about DOA on the “Who are we” page.

To set up an agency with DOA, please fill out our agency request form.

You can view DOA’s product offerings on the specialities page.

For claims, please contact DOA on, providing details of the loss so that DOA can liaise with insurers to obtain a swift response and appropriate assistance required.

DOA are open Monday to Friday from 9 am to 5 pm.

DOA Underwriting Ltd is an independent underwriting agency, wholesale broker and principal company for David Oliver T/as David Oliver Associates and DOA Special Facilities Ltd, and is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority FRN 772309. You can check DOA’s registration details at

For a full list of DOA’s online platforms and products, please visit the online facilities page.

Work With Us If you do not already have an agency and would like to become a DOA agent, you can apply here:

Agency Application