Details of the duties of disclosure pursuant to § 15 VersVermV

Duties of disclosure

Our company, Hamburger Yacht-Versicherung Schomacker Versicherungsmakler GmbH, has since 1997 as the legal successor to the company Hamburger Yacht-Versicherungs-Vermittlung Erich Schomacker, specialised in the brokerage and administration of insurance policies in the private customer and medium-sized commercial sectors. Staffed by highly qualified employees our company provides services customers in Germany and the European Economic Area. Our main area of activity concerns yacht and charter insurance and special cover concepts in the water sports sector.

We are a member of the Bundesverband Deutscher Versicherungsmakler e.V., BDVM (German Insurance Brokers' Association). The required quality standards of the BDVM are significantly higher than the admission requirements for insurance brokers pursuant to the Gewerbeordnung (German Trade, Commerce and Industry Regulation Act) and the Versicherungsvermittlungsordnung (German Insurance Brokerage Ordinance).

It is our statutory obligation to provide you with the following information:

Hamburger Yacht- Versicherung Schomacker Versicherungsmakler GmbH
Katharinenhof / Zippelhaus 2, D- 20457 Hamburg/Germany
Managing Director: Andreas Medicus, Volker Reichelt
AG Hamburg HRB 65561
Tel. +49(0) 36 98 49 0, Fax +49(0) 36 98 49 11,

In our capacity as insurance broker the registration in the Register of Insurance Brokers has been made pursuant to § 34 d para 1 GewO with the registration number D-H0SF-QZKO0-04.

The competent licensing authority is the IHK (Chamber of Industry and Commerce) Hamburg, Adolphsplatz 1, D-20457 Hamburg/Germany, Tel. 040-36138 138, Fax 040-36138 401, Email: service(at)

This registration can be checked in the Insurance Brokers Register as follows: Deutscher Industrie- und Handelkammertag (DIHK) e.V (German Chambers of Industry and Commerce), Breite Straße 29, 1018 Berlin, Tel. 0180-600 585 0 (20 cents per call German landline charge, prices from mobile telephone maximum 60 cent per call),

Our Company does not have any direct or indirectly holding of voting rights or equity in an insurance compay. And vice versa, no insurance company or patent insurance company has a direct or indirect holding of voting rights or equity of our company.

As your independent insurance broker we are always trying to be honest, upright, and serve in the best possible way for your interests. If in any case you should not be satisfied by any of our business activities, please refer to our management at beschwerde(at)

Information on taking part in alternative dispute resolution for consumer disputes according to §36 Consumer Dispute Resolution Act (VSBG)

We agree to participate in alternative dispute resolution at the following qualified dispute resolution proceedings:

Versicherungsombudsmann e.V. Postfach 08 06 32, D-10006 Berlin,
Ombudsmann Private Kranken- und Pflegeversicherung
Postfach 06 02 12, D-10052 Berlin,

Online dispute resolution platform according to Art. 14, ss 1 ODR-VO The European Union established a platform for online dispute resolutions:

Please do not hesitate to refer to us for any questions.

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