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What do you need to get a car insurance quote?

A checklist of things to have to hand

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Information you'll need to have to get a car insurance quote with us

We want to make getting a quote with us as easy as possible. To save you time, we've put together a list of the information you'll need in order to be able to get a car insurance quote.


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Driver details

  • Personal details like your date of birth, address and occupation
  • Driving licence information including type of licence, how long you've held it for and your driving licence number.
  • Full details of any endorsements or driving bans in the last 5 years, including any conviction codes where applicable.
  • All of the above information for any named drivers you'd like to add to the policy

Claims history and no claim discount (NCD)

  • Details of any claims or accidents you or any of your named drivers have had in the last five years. Regardless of whether you or they were at fault or not, we'll need the date and what happened
  • The amount of years NCD you have - This must have been earned in the UK and have been earned in the last 2 years and from your most recent insurer
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Car details

  • The make, model, engine size and year your car was first registered. We don't need the registration number to provide a quote, but we'll need it to start a policy.
  • Details of any changes to the standard specification of the car
  • Your estimated annual mileage
  • Owner/keeper of the car
  • The postcode where the car is kept overnight if it's different to your address
  • All of the above information for any other cars you'd like to add to the policy

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