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Breakdown cover from LV= Britannia Rescue

Quality cover from £30 a year

Here to help you get back on the road

LV= Britannia Rescue

Breakdown services from a Which? Recommended Provider

  • Access to over 3,000 breakdown professionals to keep you moving
  • We've got an average response time of 47 minutes and 4 out of 5 cars are fixed at the roadside*
  • We're 5 star rated by Defaqto for our UK Recovery & Home Assist and UK & European Assist cover

* Average response time of 46.88 mins. 87.56% of customers were able to complete their journey, based on 123,130 jobs from Agent Performance Review Report. Sept '17 - Feb '18

Defaqto 2018 - 5 Star motor breakdown cover

Or call our UK call centre on

0800 022 3948

Existing customer contact details

8am - 8pm Monday to Friday
9am - 5pm Saturday and bank holidays
10am - 4pm Sunday

Calls will be recorded

Here are some of the benefits of choosing LV= Britannia Rescue breakdown cover:

  • Tailor your breakdown cover to suit you - choose from our five levels of cover and only pay for what you need
  • No call out charges and a 24 hour breakdown assistance number if your car lets you down
  • Recovery for caravans and trailers attached to your vehicle should you break down more than 1/4 of a mile from your home address
  • Cover for the nominated vehicle - so anyone driving the vehicle is covered too, as long as they have permission to use it
  • Friendly, UK only call centres

Which level of breakdown cover is right for you?

We offer five different options so that you only pay for the cover that you need.

Find out more about each of our cover options .

Add breakdown cover to your LV= car insurance today

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Call us on 0800 633 5211 to add our top-rated breakdown cover to your existing car insurance policy at any time.

If you don't already have car insurance with us but want to benefit from this competitive cover, get a car insurance quote and add breakdown cover as part of our quick and easy online application.

Our awards and recognition

Defaqto 2018 - 5 Star motor breakdown cover


We're 5 Star rated for our UK Recovery & Home Assist and UK & European Assist cover


Proud to be the UK's most recommended insurer

Find out what our customers are saying

Buying breakdown cover is quick and easy

Are you an existing customer?

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Renew your policy

You can renew your policy by calling us.

0800 756 8700

Lines are open: 8am - 8pm Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm Saturday and bank holidays, 10am - 4pm Sunday.

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Broken down now?

Call LV= Britannia Rescue 24/7.

0800 929 111

+44 (0)1484 435 806 from Europe

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Make changes

Change policy details like your name, address, car, optional extras or marketing preferences.

Change your policy

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Get new documents

Use our online form to request replacement copies of your policy documents.

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Policy documents

This document is for new policies.

LV= Britannia Rescue policy document (PDF 279KB)

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