With a legacy of providing insurance for over 300 years, the companies that have come together to make up the Aviva Group have a rich history. Explore this history and discover some of the fascinating stories hidden in our archive.
Our oldest constituent company began offering fire insurance in 1696. Learn more about their history and of the many other companies that have come together to create Aviva.
We can trace our earliest presence outside the United Kingdom to 1810. Since this date, pioneering Aviva companies established agencies and branches all around the world.
Join us on a tour of the United Kingdom to discover our earliest roots with this interactive map.
From our earliest beginnings to the present day, trace the fascinating and complex history of Aviva.