Who we cover - temporary motor insurance

We cover drivers who wish to be insured to drive a vehicle for a short period of time for reasons such as:

  • You wish to share a long drive
  • You need to borrow someone else's car
  • You want to drive your mum/dad's car whilst home from University
  • Your car is being fixed so you need to borrow someone else's car
  • You're buying a new vehicle and want to collect it and get it home before arranging an annual policy
  • You need to drive a different vehicle e.g. a van to move house
  • We cover most people aged between 17 and 75 years old
  • We can cover those with a UK driving licence, EU driving licence and a UK provisional driving licence
  • We can cover those with penalty points and those who have had a previous disqualification or conviction; however time limits and certain restrictions do apply
  • The minimum vehicle value is £500 and the maximum claim for a vehicle is capped at between £40,000 and £65,000 depending on the insurer chosen
  • We can cover vans up to 7.5 tonnes
  • Additional drivers can be added to the policy

What we don't cover:

  • Our temporary car insurance cannot be used for exportation of a vehicle
  • No car modifications allowed (except for those designed to aid disabled drivers)
  • Left hand drive cars (we do insure left hand drive motorhomes)
  • Cars with more than 8 seats in total