Home Insurance

Learn about our cover before you get a quote and apply. Choose from Contents Insurance, Buildings Insurance or both combined, to protect the place you call home.

    Tesco Bank Home Insurance is arranged and administered by Tesco Bank and is underwritten by a select range of insurers. With each type of cover, monetary limits, excesses and exclusions apply.

      Buildings and Contents Insurance

      Protect your home and what’s inside with our combined Buildings and Contents Insurance.

      • £75,000 new-for-old contents cover as standard, for an additional premium you can increase it to £100,000​
      • Unlimited buildings cover as standard – so your home's structure, fixtures and fittings can be repaired, rebuilt or replaced​
      • Choose the optional extras that are right for you – and only pay for the additional cover you need
      • 5 Star rated by Defaqto. Defaqto is an independent researcher of financial products
      • Manage your home insurance policy online at a time convenient for you. Log into your account 24 hours a day to view or update your details.​

      Buildings Insurance

      As a homeowner, the biggest asset you have is probably your home. So it's important your house is covered in case the worst happens.

      • Unlimited cover for the cost of repairing or rebuilding your home​
      • Permanent fixtures in your home such as showers, baths and built-in kitchens are covered
      • Alternative accommodation for you and your loved ones including pets​
      • Choose the optional extras that are right for you – and only pay for the additional cover you need​
      • 5 Star rated by Defaqto. Defaqto is an independent researcher of financial products
      • Manage your home insurance policy online at a time convenient for you. Log into your account 24 hours a day to view or update your details.

      Contents Insurance

      It's not just stuff, it's what makes a house a home. Make sure your home contents are covered if something goes wrong.

      • £75,000 contents cover as standard, for an additional premium you can increase it to £100,000
      • Cover for accidental damage to home entertainment equipment such as your TV, tablet and laptop
      • Choose the optional extras that are right for you – and only pay for the additional cover you need
      • 5 Star rated by Defaqto. Defaqto is an independent researcher of financial products
      • Manage your home insurance policy online at a time convenient for you. Log into your account 24 hours a day to view and update your details.

      Help for existing customers

      Need to check your policy documents or need to make a claim?​

        Your Insurance Account

        If you’re looking to check or change your policy details or view any of your documents you can do this online with Your Insurance Account. Log in below or find out more

          Helpful information about home insurance

          What is buildings and contents insurance?

          Buildings and content insurance, often referred to as ‘home insurance’ is a combined insurance that covers both your building and its contents in one.​

            What is buildings insurance?

            Buildings insurance covers the cost of repairing damage to the walls, windows and roof of your home, along with some fixtures and fittings. Buildings insurance generally covers the cost of rebuilding your property.

              What is contents insurance?

              Contents insurance covers the cost of replacing your home contents if they’re damaged or stolen. Your ‘home contents’ are any belongings that you’d take with you if you moved house.

                Important information

                Key product information

                Tesco Bank Home Insurance is arranged and administered by Tesco Bank and is underwritten by a select range of insurers:

                • Tesco Underwriting Ltd
                • AXA Insurance UK plc
                • Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance plc
                • Fairmead Insurance Limited

                Home Emergency cover is underwritten by Interpartner Assistance SA.

                Family Legal Guard is underwritten by AmTrust Europe Limited.

                  Policy booklets

                  Before you buy your Tesco Bank Home Insurance online, please read the policy documents to ensure that the policy you select meets your needs. The policy booklet and product information documents outline the benefits, limitations and exclusions that will apply to your cover.

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