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Comprehensive Car Insurance

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We're Human About Insurance

Get protection that'll go the extra mile, with Comprehensive Car Insurance. An Post Insurance is a 100% Irish-owned company, so we understand what matters most to you.

How we Help

Wallet-Friendly Protection

We know that everyone wants to get value from their car insurance, so we offer competitive prices and an online discount (1) to help lower the cost of cover.

Stress-Free Cover

Excellent cover is what we do, with many benefits included as standard. We work with a number of insurers in the market so we can help you find a policy that suits your needs.

Benefits and Bonuses

Our insurers provide care as well as cover, offering 24/7 Breakdown Assistance as standard, available in Ireland, Northern Ireland, England, Scotland and Wales.

Real Customer Care

We're powered by people just like you, living in communities all over Ireland. Our team is available six days a week - you can trust us to get the help you need, when you need it.

1) 10% or €50 discount will be applied (whichever is the lower). Acceptance criteria, T&Cs apply subject to minimum premium of €320. Discounts applied consecutively, new business only.

Features and Benefits

You're unique, so your car insurance should be too. We've partnered with a range of providers so you can choose the policy and benefits that work best for you. You can even pay to upgrade your policy with extras such as Open Drive or Key Cover (1), for added peace of mind.

1) These options are subject to additional charge; it is not necessary to purchase these upgrades in order to purchase the policy.  Open Drive is subject to driver/vehicle eligibility criteria and restrictions may apply.

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No Claims Discount Protection

We know how important your No Claims Discount is, so you won't lose your discount for fire, theft or attempted theft, or windscreen claims. You can add an optional extra to fully protection your No Claims Bonus at an additional charge.

Breakdown Assistance

Help is just a phone call away with our 24 Hour Breakdown Assistance service, available in Ireland and the UK (2).

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Windscreen Cover

Make sure you can see clearly with unlimited windscreen cover when you use our insurers' aligned repairer network (3).

Discount for No Penalty Points

Our insurers offer a discount to drivers and named drivers who have appropriate licences and haven't incurred penalty points for driving offences in the Republic of Ireland. (4)

2) The driver must remain with the car. 
3) Applies to third party fire & theft and comprehensive AIG policies and FBD policies; applies to comprehensive Aviva policies only.
4) Available on AIG and Aviva car insurance policies only.

Is Comprehensive Car Insurance right for me?

The answer to this question depends on a number of factors, such as the replacement value of your vehicle, the year / age of your vehicle, and what's affordable to you right now. Learn more about our car insurance benefits here.

We value your feedback

I joined An Post Insurance last year and it was the best decision. Their customer service is excellent & so friendly. They were extremely helpful and most of all the price I received from them could not be beaten. I would highly recommend using this company. Anna 05.02.2021

Good to Know

We've gathered together all the details you need to better understand your car insurance options. Take a look at our FAQs and learn more about how we can help you get the cover you deserve, at the price you prefer.


Open driving is an optional cover available from An Post Insurance. Open driving allows other drivers to drive your car, with your permission, as long as they are aged from 25 to 70 years and hold a full EU/UK licence. Driver/vehicle eligibility criteria and restrictions may apply.

This optional extra allows you to Step-Back your No Claims Discount, which means that in the event of a single claim, you keep part of your discount. We will reduce your No Claims Discount as follows:

AIG policies

  • 55% to 30%,
  • 50% to 30%,
  • 40% to 20% or
  • 30% to 10%

Aviva policies

  • 50% to 20%,
  • 40% to 10% or
  • 30% or less to nil

FBD policies

  • 75% to 55%,
  • 70% to 55%,
  • 65% to 55% or
  • 55% to nil
  • 35% to nil

For an extra premium, this option allows you to have up to two unlimited claims in a three year period, without losing your No Claims Discount. (We will not take account of windscreen damage or fire or theft claims.)

For an extra premium, this option allows you to have up to two unlimited claims in a three year period, without losing your No Claims Discount. (We will not take account of windscreen damage or fire or theft claims.) For subsequent claims, Step-Back No Claims Discount applies.

Once you have arranged payment terms and returned all of the necessary documentation to An Post Insurance, your certificate of insurance will be issued.

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15% off** Car & Home Insurance

Plus, you could get a free Annual Multi-Trip European policy when you take out a car & a home policy with us & both policies are underwritten by Aviva Insurance Ireland DAC**.

Find out all about this promotion here

**Discounts applied consecutively and subject to a minimum premium of €320 for car insurance, €230 for home insurance and €110for Contents Only. This offer is applicable to An Post Insurance policies underwritten by Aviva Insurance Ireland DAC. You will get a 15% discount on the second policy you take out. Once this policy is set up, you'll be eligible for one year free multi-trip European travel insurance. When your first policy is due for renewal you will be eligible for the 15% discount for that policy. Full promotion terms & conditions can be found here.

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