AA Van Insurance

Van insurance

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  • Up to 60% no-claims discount
  • Courtesy vehicle (if available) while your van is being repaired*
  • Vehicles covered include small to large vans, pickups, crew cabs and tippers – and you'll be covered for trips to Europe
  • Windscreen and window repairs without losing your no-claims bonus

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Get extra cover for your van

  • Van rescue – AA Breakdown Cover will get you mobile again
  • Van hire – if your van is stolen or off the road, get a like-for-like replacement
  • Legal expenses cover – up to £100,000 in legal costs to help you recover uninsured losses if you have an accident that isn't your fault
  • Key cover – up to £1,000 for any insured key belonging to the insured vehicle
  • Tools in Transit – up to £1,500 cover for your property while carried in your van

* Duration restrictions apply by individual insurers.

AA Van insurance Services is a trading style of Ignition Select Limited, which arranges the van insurance policy and is registered in England and Wales number 8696040. Registered office: Saxon House, Cromwell Square, Ipswich IP1 1TS.

Ignition Select Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), firm reference number 613312. You can check their register or call the FCA on 0800 111 6768.

Optional extras with AA Van Insurance

AA Van Rescue – cover your vehicle for just £68

No other breakdown provider has as many dedicated patrols to assist its members.

  • UK Roadside – help if you break down more than a ¼ mile from your home or office address
  • UK Home Start – breakdown assistance if you break down within ¼ mile from your home or office address
  • Relay – transportation of the vehicle, driver and up to seven passengers to a UK mainland destination if prompt local repair is not possible

Van hire cover – keep your business on the move for just £34.95 a year

  • Provides a replacement vehicle when your van is being repaired after an accident, or if it has been stolen or declared a total loss
  • Hire vehicle of similar size for up to 21 days for comprehensive cover, and up to 14 days for third-party, fire and theft cover (not available on third-party only policies). Vehicles configured or adapted for specialist use are not available, including but not limited to refrigerated vehicles

Legal expenses cover – £34.95 a year

Legal expenses cover offers up to £100,000 in legal costs for pursuing losses that are not insured under your basic van insurance policy. If an accident happens that is not your fault, you will want to claim back your excess and other costs, for example vehicle hire, from the negligent driver. Most importantly, the recovery of these costs will maintain your no-claims bonus, all for just £26 a year.

Key cover – £24.95 a year

The cover provides up to £1,000 for any insured key belonging to the insured vehicle, which is attached to the fob provided and is lost or stolen, or damaged in locks or the ignition.

Tools in Transit – from £54 a year

Provides cover for up to £1,500 for loss or damage to property belonging to you or for which you are responsible, while being loaded, unloaded, carried by, or temporarily housed in your insured van. All claims are subject to a £200 excess.

 

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Short term van insurance

A separate short-term van insurance policy allows you to drive another vehicle without putting the no-claims bonus on your main vehicle insurance at risk.

Automobile Association Insurance Services Limited will introduce customers to Temporary Cover Limited, which will arrange Short Term Van Insurance. When you click 'Get a quote' you will enter Temporary Cover Limited's website, where you can get a quote or buy temporary van insurance.

Benefits include:

  • temporary additional drivers
  • temporary additional vans
  • unaccompanied vehicle demonstrations
  • lending a van to a friend, colleague or relative
  • immediate drive-away insurance if you've just bought a van

Short term van insurance is available for:

  • any van you can drive with a standard UK driving licence
  • any person with a current full UK driving licence held for a minimum of 6 months, European Union licence for a minimum of 12 months or a provisional driving licence
  • any person who has been resident in the UK for 12 months or more
  • any insurance period from 1 to 28 days
  • drivers aged between 18 and 75

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Terms and conditions for Short Term Van Insurance are available online, and Temporary Cover Limited will send you complete documentation after you've bought your policy.

Automobile Association Insurance Services Limited and Temporary Cover Limited are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). You can check their register or call the FCA on 0800 111 6768.

Van insurance policy documents

Policies starting from 1 December 2015

Please read all of the information relating to your policy before you buy AA Van Insurance. If you need a copy of your policy documents, please call us on 0800 009 3519.


Van insurance – previous policy booklets

Policies starting between 1 October 2014 and 30 November 2015

Van Insurance

Van insurance policy booklet (October 2014)

Van Rescue

Van Rescue policy summary

Van Rescue terms and conditions

Van hire insurance

Van hire policy summary

Van hire terms and conditions

Van Legal expenses cover

Legal expenses policy summary and terms and conditions

Van personal accident cover

Personal accident policy summary

Personal accident terms and conditions


About AA Insurance Services Limited

To find out more about AA Insurance Services, this PDF gives a summary of the services we offer.

Information about AA Insurance Services Limited


Frequently asked questions

All you need to know about Van Insurance

About the insurance policies

How reputable are the companies you deal with?

All the insurers on our panel are regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

Is there a courtesy vehicle in the event of an accident?

Yes – with comprehensive cover only, providing the vehicle is repairable (not written off), and the claim is arranged through the insurance company's approved repairer. The provision of a courtesy vehicle will be subject to availability and may be restricted to a 'category A' vehicle.

Does the price of my van insurance include legal expenses cover?

No. Legal expenses cover is an optional extra, and full details are provided with your online quotation.

You can add legal expenses cover to your policy for £34.95 a year. It offers up to £100,000 in legal costs for pursuing losses that are not insured under your van insurance policy.

If an accident happens that is not your fault, you will want to claim back your excess and other costs, for example vehicle hire, from the negligent driver. Most importantly, the recovery of these costs will maintain your no-claims bonus.

Does the van insurance policy entitle me to drive anybody else's car?

No. This is a benefit excluded under a commercial vehicle policy.

I have been a named driver on someone else's van insurance policy. Does this entitle me to a no-claims discount if I start on my own?

Yes – you may be eligible for an introductory discount of up to 60%, subject to terms and conditions.

Can I use my no-claims bonus twice?

No. The no-claims bonus is limited to one vehicle at a time. However you may be eligible for an introductory discount.

I have had access to a company car for a few years. Can I get a discount for this?

Yes – you may be eligible for an introductory discount of up to 60%, subject to terms and conditions.

Are my materials and tools covered by my van insurance?

No goods, samples or tools which you carry in connection with your trade are covered. However, business insurance may cover these, unless you buy Tools in Transit cover.

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Contact details

How can I contact you?

Sales
0800 009 3519
Monday to Thursday 9am to 8pm, Friday 9am to 6pm

Existing customers
0800 009 3519
Monday to Thursday 9am to 8pm, Friday 9am to 6pm

Post
The Customer Care Unit
AA Van Insurance Services
Saxon House
Cromwell Square
Ipswich IP1 1TS

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0800 009 3519

 

Mon–Thu 9am–8pm,
Fri 9am–6pm