An image of a commercial property for saleTerraffirm – the commercial contaminated land policy

Historical problem. Contemporary solution.


Introducing Terraffirm - the contaminated land policy designed specifically for existing commercial properties, developed by Countrywide Legal Indemnities.


It offers both extensive protection and a cost-effective solution to the threat of historical land contamination for existing retail and light or non-industrial commercial properties.

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Key benefits


  • The Insured can make a claim on the policy as soon as a property is being investigated by a local authority
  • Covers all clean-up and restoration costs plus any shortfall in the market value of the premises when sold in the future, following a claim on the policy
  • Cover for third party property damage as an optional extension
  • All policies automatically cover not just successors in title, but also lenders, lessees and tenants
  • Extremely competitive one-off premiums
  • Market leading 15 year period of insurance as standard
  • Clear and concise policy wordings