Temporary Vehicle Insurance

We provide temporary vehicle insurance in the  UK, whether you require coverage for 1-12 Hours or 1-28 days we are able to cover it.
Meaning you don't have to pay for cover you don't need. Get a quote in under 2 minutes

Temporary Car Insurance

Sometimes it is necessary to borrow a friend or relative's car or lend them your car, it can be a lot cheaper than hiring a car for a day or two

Temporary Van Insurance

Prefect if your moving house or a tradesman that needs to borrow a van
 

Temporary Bike Insurance

Temporary motorbike insurance is ideal for emergencies or short periods of time when you need to ride a bike but you don’t have your own policy.

 

Who we cover

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.
  • You need to collect an impounded vehicle.
  • You are learning to drive.

Eligibility criteria

  • You must be aged between 17 and 78 years old.
  • You must hold a UK driving licence, an EU or International driving licence or a UK provisional driving licence.
  • You must have been a permanent UK resident for the last 12 months or a British expatriate who has previously been a permanent resident of the UK.
  • You must have no more than 7 licence points in the last 3 years.
  • You must not have been disqualified from driving for the last 2 years.
  • You must have no more than 2 fault claims in the last 3 years.
  • You must have no criminal convictions, a current Anti-Social Behaviour Order (ASBO) or Criminal Behaviour Order (CBO).
  • The minimum vehicle value is £500 and the maximum claim for a vehicle is capped at £65,000 depending on the insurer chosen.

What we don't cover:

  • No vehicle 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.
  • Commercial vehicles with more than 5 seats in total.
  • Use for hire or loan vehicles (i.e. vehicle rentals, vehicle salvage/recovery agents, credit hire vehicle/companies and accident management companies).
  • Use for hire and reward, racing, pace-making, speed testing, commercial travelling or use for any purpose in relation to the motor trade.
  • Use for carrying hazardous goods or use at a hazardous location.
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