Our Story

CSE Insurance Group is a multi-line provider of personal, commercial property and casualty insurance recognized for its fairness, integrity and exceptional service.

In 1949, the firm was founded β€œto furnish insurance at equitable rates to clients and promote the interests and welfare of public employees.”

These values are a touchstone that CSE Insurance Group lives by today. In every way, it strives to do right by customers and protect them with well-made insurance.

The thoughtful people of CSE and the agents who represent its products are also dedicated to the communities in which they live. We believe being a good person shines through in caring, individualized service, and a good company reaches out with accessible user-friendly technology and welcoming, clear conversations. Our reputation stands on the confidence we create everyday.

Who We Are

A community of good people define our company

CSE Insurance Group is a local company. Our community is your community. Being good people defines us and the agents that represent our products.

What We Do

Protect with well-made insurance, delight with exception service

Our customers deserve exceptional service and well made, high-quality insurance at a reasonable cost. They should feel positive about the protection CSE insurance provides.

How We Think

Create confidence in our customer’s mind everyday

Every time we connect with you is an opportunity to express our purpose β€” to exemplify the integrity we demand of ourselves and our company.


Civil Service Employees Insurance Company
California Certificate of Authority # 1398-7
NAIC ID # 10693

CSE Safeguard Insurance Company
California Certificate of Authority # 3008-0
NAIC ID # 18953

Civil Service Employees Insurance Company, CSE Safeguard Insurance Company and CSE Diversified are domiciled in California and licensed to do business in California, Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Virginia, Washington and Washington D.C.


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Corporate Headquarters

CSE Insurance Group
2121 N. California Blvd., Ste. 900
Walnut Creek, CA 94596-3501

Toll Free Number: 800-282-6848

CSE conducts business in Arizona, California, Nevada and Utah. We are also licensed in Colorado, Idaho, Oregon, Virginia, Washington and Washington D.C. We are currently accepting new business in Arizona, California, Nevada and Utah.

CSE Insurance Group has earned an A- (Excellent) financial rating from AM Best, the nation’s leading insurance rating organization. This rating is based on AM Best’s independent opinion of the company’s financial strength, operating performance, and ability to meet its obligations to policyholders.



Are you a public employee?

You qualify for special discounts on all CSE insurance products, including commercial.