The Czech Insurance Association (ČAP - hereinafter referred to as the Association)is a professional association established under section 20 (f) of the CivilCode to organize and support mutual aid and cooperation as well as to secureinterests of insurance and reinsurance companies (hereinafter referred to asthe insurance companies). The Association is a legal entity with headquartersin Prague and it came into existence on January 1, 1994. The aims of the CzechInsurance Association include representing, protecting and enforcing commoninterests of member insurance companies and their clients with regard to stateadministration bodies, legislative authorities and other entities. 


  • Full members 25
  • Special-statutsmembers 2


Thepremiums of Czech Insurance Association members constitute a 98% proportion ofall premiums in the Czech Republic.

Our main objectives:

  • to process comments on legal regulations relevant to the insurance industry, insurance and to other interests of insurance companies, and to accomplish necessary amendments to Czech and European legislation
  • to develop instruments of loss prevention and insurance fraud prevention
  • to unify rules and procedures of the members regarding cooperation in the technical, information and statistics area
  • to create information instruments for the public and to provide clear and unbiased information about advances in the insurance market and insurance products
  • to contribute to professional awareness of members and to organize education
  • to form ethical principles in insurance
  • to assist in settlement of disputes among members of the Association