WPA Group subsidiaries

Find out more about the subsidiary companies within the WPA Group.

The WPA Group is headed by Western Provident Association Limited (WPA), a specialist health insurer.

The following entities are all wholly owned trading subsidiaries of the WPA Group. Each is governed by their own Board but in turn reports directly to the WPA Board:

Healthcare Practice

WPA Healthcare Practice Plc, 'The Healthcare Practice' is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. The Healthcare Practice only advises on WPA's products and services.

The Healthcare Practice issues franchises to Healthcare Partners who operate as Appointed Representatives of the Healthcare Practice. Through their franchise, Healthcare Partners are responsible for a geographical Practice area. Working within the Healthcare Practice's established and proven framework, Healthcare Partners advise, promote and tailor WPA's personal and business healthcare plans to their clients' exact needs. In return for the investment and commitment Healthcare Partners make in their Practice, the Healthcare Practice offers unrivalled training, marketing, and support.

The Healthcare Practice holds itself to the highest professional standards. All Healthcare Partners hold, or are studying towards, the Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) Certificate in Insurance so clients can be confident they are working with qualified and professional advisors.

WPA Protocol

WPA Protocol Plc, 'Protocol' specialises in bespoke healthcare solutions for large companies that self-insure through a Corporate Healthcare Trust.

Protocol recognises that each and every customer will face their own challenges when it comes to their private medical scheme. These challenges mean that a 'one size fits all' benefit schedule and administration service is not going to be right for everyone. Protocol chooses to offer complete flexibility, helping customers to build from the ground up the scheme which fits their requirements.

WPA Investments

WPA Investments Limited undertakes the property management for the WPA Group properties.


WPA World Class Services (India) Private Limited provides administrative back office support to the WPA Head Office.

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