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Your Agent, Your Advisor

There are lots of ways to buy insurance these days. But the best way to make sure you have the right coverage for your needs is through an independent ERIE Agent. We’ll help you determine the products and coverages to protect what’s yours. And we’re backed by a company known in the industry for its financial strength and superior service. Berlanco Insurance Agency, founded in 1993, is a firm of proven professionals; caring and conscientious people, the kind you can depend on, serving Eastern Pennsylvania. Agency Principal Jay R. Lemelin, CPCU, ARM has over 30 years of insurance experience. Jay is an active member of the Reading Insurance Day Committee, The Knights of Columbus, Junior Achievement, Ephrata and Lancaster Chamber of Commerce, and a former member of the Erie Insurance Commercial Task Force. He has earned the prestigious Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) and the Associate in Risk Management (ARM) professional designations. Currently, the agency serves the insurance needs of over 2,300 individuals, families, and businesses in Berks and Lancaster counties. We are a full service agency committed to providing our policyholders with prompt, courteous service through a team of insurance agents.

The ERIE Is Above All In SERVICE® 

Save on Insurance Premiums

Although we can't control the price of gas, we can help you save on your auto insurance premiums.  ERIE offers a number of discounts including auto discounts for safe driving records and auto safety features. Learn more about ways to save on your insurance premiums.


Lock in Your Auto Rate

You have a chance to lock in a competitive premium on your auto insurance so you’ll pay the same amount year after year. With ERIE Rate LockSM, you are in the driver’s seat when it comes to your auto insurance premium. Learn more about it.

What Customers Say

"Thank you for protecting our property, our rights and restoring some peace to our lives. If anyone ever asks for a recommendation for homeowners insurance, I will say, 'ERIE, they are the best.'"
-Douglas & Robin P.

File a Claim in Pa.


If you’re an Erie Insurance Customer and have questions about your policy coverages or need to file a claim, here’s what to do:

Contact our agency, or
Call one of ERIE’s Pennsylvania offices.

ERIE has offices in Allentown/Bethlehem, Erie, Harrisburg, Johnstown, Murrysville, Philadelphia and Pittsburgh.

Other residents can find the toll-free phone numbers on Erie Insurance’s website. You can also file a claim online.

ERIE offers 24/7 support. On nights and weekends, call (800) 367-3743.