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DJ Insurance
DJ insurance

DJ insurance designed to protect your business

NEXT Insurance is a one-stop shop to help you get the DJ insurance coverage you need to protect your business from accidents, injuries, legal fees and damaged vehicles. Our insurance packages typically include:

  • General liability
  • Commercial auto
  • Workers’ compensation
We’ll help you get the business insurance coverage you need
It’s all about managing your risk. See the different policies available for DJ business insurance and save up to 10% when you bundle two or more of our policies.
General Liability

General Liability

Bought by 95% of business owners like you
General liability insurance covers a wide range of disc jockey accidents and basic risks. You’ll have financial protection if someone other than an employee gets hurt or you are held responsible for damaging property that doesn’t belong to you. It’s often required by event venues.

general liability can help you pay for:

Medical payments
Property damage
Legal fees and judgments
Commercial Auto

Commercial Auto

For business owners who own or drive vehicles
Most states require commercial auto insurance for business-owned vehicles to help pay for medical expenses and property damage. Personal auto insurance usually won’t provide coverage if you drive regularly for business reasons, such as transporting gear or traveling to different gigs.

commercial auto can help you pay for:

Medical expenses
Collision repairs
Rental reimbursement
Workers’ Compensation

Workers’ Compensation

For business owners who hire employees
Workers’ compensation insurance can help pay for medical care and lost wages after a workplace injury. It’s almost always required if you have employees. Choose business owner’s coverage with your policy to protect yourself.

workers compensation can help you pay for:

Medical expenses
Lost wages
Employer liability

What customers say about us

DJs with a touch of class LLC

I needed insurance, to make sure that my company was covered as well as our clients, and Next gave us that piece of mind.

Robert P.


Fast and easy

The process was quick, easy and (hopefully) easy if I ever have a claim.

Syrilyn T.


Super Easy to work with

Had a school that needed to verify insurance and they wanted to be listed as the holder.

Chad H.


Very Pleased

Very Simple Process, Excellent Cost, Had Just What I Needed. NEXT KNOCKED IT OUT OF THE THE PARK!!

joseph r.


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needed insurance for my small dj service. Application was straight forward and simple. Good customer service.

Kenneth B.



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Just Getting Started

So far so good!! It would be nice to be able to talk to someone at NEXT

Philip G.


Exceptional Representative!

I wish I remembered the gals name, but she did such a wonderful job of helping me with my questions and corrections that I needed to make. Super pleasant to speak with!

Nicholas S.


Easy process

This is one of the easiest processes that I have ever used. It is self-explanatory and very quick. I am pleased with the price point as well!!

Majic E.


easy & simple to jump in

The process of acquiring it is very simple. Haven't used yet and expect not to, but is always better to have it than encounter a situation and don't have it. Thank you.

Ricky C.


You can save up to 25% in discounts on DJ insurance

You can pay for your insurance monthly or annually and you can cancel instantly at any time.

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$1 million
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How much does DJ insurance cost

How much does DJ insurance cost?

DJ insurance costs vary based on the risks that your business faces, such as:

  • The types of events you DJ
  • Where your venues are located
  • If you have any employees
  • The type of vehicles you use for work

Learn more about dj insurance costs and coverage.

DJ insurance requirements

DJ insurance requirements

DJs are almost always required to have insurance due to the risk of injury to customers and guests and damage to venue property. You might need insurance to:

  • Get new gigs and DJ at events. Event venues might ask you to have active insurance — usually general liability or workers’ compensation.
  • Hire employees. Most states require workers’ compensation.
  • Drive for business purposes. Business-owned vehicles typically need commercial auto insurance.

Frequently asked questions about business insurance

Here are some of the most common questions we get about insurance for DJs. If you don’t find the answers you need here, our licensed, U.S.-based insurance advisors are standing by to help via online chat or phone.

How does business insurance protect DJs?

Our affordable DJ insurance packages are designed to protect your business from a variety of risks and help you save money to grow your business. You’ll be protected from financial losses related to:

Damage to someone’s property

You damage a venues’ flooring during load-in for a gig. The general liability coverage in your insurance package would help pay for a replacement.

Accidents that hurt someone

An event guest trips over your power cords and gets an injury that requires medical attention. Your general DJ liability insurance coverage would also come into play here by helping to pay for medical costs and legal fees.

Workplace injuries

You strain your back while unloading your equipment. Workers’ compensation insurance with business owner’s coverage can help cover medical bills and lost wages. Workers’ comp is usually required by law if you have employees.

Injuries and damage involving your business vehicles

A thief smashes your car window. Luckily, your gear was safe in storage, but you need to replace the window and your upholstery. Commercial auto insurance will help pay for the repairs. This coverage is also usually required by law for business-owned vehicles.

What do I need to get an insurance quote online?

We keep it simple and straightforward so you can find the coverage that’s right for you within a few minutes. When you start a quote for insurance, we’ll ask you a few basic questions about your business, including: the kind of services you provide, the location of your office or where you plan to work, how many people you employ and how much you pay them and the number and type of vehicles you use for work.

How can I get a certificate of insurance?

You’ll have instant access to your certificate of insurance 24/7 from your computer or mobile device when you purchase coverage with NEXT. There’s no waiting for anyone, no need to print anything and definitely no fax machines. If you’re a new or current NEXT Insurance customer, all you need to do is log in to your account and your Live Certificate delivers you the proof of insurance you need instantly, for free. You can easily share your COI with anyone via email, text message or a social media post. We provide unlimited certificates and you can also add an additional insured for free. If you decide to change your coverage, your certificate will be automatically updated. Find out more details about your certificate of insurance.

How does the claims process work with NEXT Insurance?

  • If you’re a policyholder, you can file a claim any time by logging in to your account at and clicking the “File a claim” under the "About us" tab. You can expect a call from us shortly after you submit a claim to go over the details.
  • If you do not have a policy with us and are filing against one of our policyholders, you can head over to our website at, select “Help Center” under our “Support” tab, and under “Quick Actions for Customers” click where it says ”Not a policyholder and want to file a claim?”
  • If you cannot access your online account and require help from our support team, please visit our online help center.
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