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Electric car insurance

Electric car insurance with a bit more spark

Introducing comprehensive car insurance for fully electric vehicles

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What else is covered?

You'll get the same brilliant features you expect from our regular car insurance, too

From European cover to lost keys and much more, here's what you'll like about our comprehensive cover:

I found the website easy to use! Also the documents were easier to understand- you know exactly what is covered!
  • Accidental damage cover
    Scratched or dented your electric car? We pay for repairs so it's as good as it was before the accident 
  • Uninsured driver promise
    If the other driver is not insured and the accident’s not your fault, you keep your no claim discount and there's no excess to pay – as long as you have the details of the other vehicle and driver
  • European cover
    Get the same level of cover as you have in the UK in the EU for up to 180 days a year
  • Vandalism promise
    If your electric car is vandalised and you have to claim, you'll keep your no claim discount – you'll just need to pay your excess
  • Replacement child car seats
    We’ll replace your child car seats if your car has been in an accident – even if there’s no apparent damage
  • New locks and keys 
    If your keys are lost or stolen. After all, accidents happen... 
I found the website easy to use! Also the documents were easier to understand- you know exactly what is covered!

We created it for pure electric vehicles only...

(We are green at heart, after all)

Electric cars are here to stay. Yes, with manufacturers making more affordable models and UK infrastructure getting better with each passing year, many people are choosing to make the switch to plug-in power.

That's good news for the environment, and good news for future generations.

With green machines becoming ever more popular, we've created car insurance cover designed for pure electric vehicles.

So whether you’ve toyed around with getting a Tesla, or already loving life in your Nissan Leaf, you can rest assured knowing our cover will keep your (electric) motor running.

See how our electric car insurance stacks up

Feature LV= Direct Line Admiral
(Single car)
Hastings Direct Aviva
(Standard cover)
Recovery to the nearest charge point if you run out of charge in the UK
 yes  No  No  No  No
Replacement keys if lost or stolen
yes   No  yes  yes  yes
 Provide more than £150 personal belongings cover  yes  yes  No  yes  No
£500 cover for onward journey/hotel expenses 
 yes  No  No  No No
£250 or more in medical expenses
 yes  No  No  yes  No

Electric Car Insurance Optional Extras

Check out our range of electric car optional extras

Policy documents

Learn more about the nuts and bolts of our cover – the policy documents are all here

You can get these and other documents from us in Braille, large print or audio by dropping us a line.

Now, sit back and start your electric car quote