We're Human About Insurance
If you're renting your home, we can help you deal with the unexpected. An Post Insurance is a 100% Irish-owned company, so we understand what matters most to you.
How we Help
We know that everyone wants to get great value on contents insurance, so we offer competitive prices and customisable cover to help manage the cost of protecting what matters to you.
Stress - Free Cover
Get the peace of mind that comes with knowing your home's contents are protected. If things go wrong, we'll ensure you get the help you need to take care of the details, from Debit/Credit Card Cover to refilling the freezer (1).
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.
Benefits and Bonuses
Our insurer provides care as well as cover, with a wide range of benefits including home emergency assistance (2) and jury service benefit (3).
1) Cover for lost or stolen credit or debit cards if you become legally liable for costs up to €650 or for cash up to €400. Cover for loss or damage of frozen food up to €650.
2) If you have an emergency in your home, we will provide a repair service to secure your home and help prevent further damage from occurring. Cover for up to €260 per incident, limited to 3 claims per policy year. This cover is underwritten by MAPFRE ASISTENCIA Compania Internacional De Seguros Y Reaseguros, S.A., trading as MAPFRE ASSISTANCE Agency Ireland.
3) If you or your partner are called for jury service, we will give you €40 per day up to a maximum of €650
Features and Benefits
Whether you're renting a house or an apartment, we can help protect you from unexpected surprises. Our tenant's contents cover helps to deal with fire brigade call-out charges, lost bank cards (1) and public and personal liability (4).
Home Emergency Assistance
Help is just a phone call away with our Home Emergency Assistance service. We will provide a repair service to secure your home and help prevent further damage from occurring (2).
Every home is unique, so your insurance should be too. You can purchase extra optional benefits (5) such as full accidental cover or specified contents cover for the likes of jewellery or bikes, for added peace of mind.
Public and Personal Liability
This policy provides up to €3,000,000 cover for your legal liability for damages and costs following injury or disease to any person or loss or damage to property (4).
Fire Brigade Services
We'll be there to help should the worst happen, covering up to €1,500 of Fire Brigade call-out charges.
4) Up to €3,000,000 cover for your legal liability for damages and costs following injury or disease to any person or loss or damage to property
5) These options are subject to additional charge; it is not necessary to purchase these upgrades in order to purchase the policy
We value your feedback
I found the easiness of contacting a person, was very refreshing. The person was very polite, easy to speak to and gave me a great deal. I put down the phone feeling very positive and happy with the whole experience. Reminded me of a time when people were there to help you. Maria 29.03.2022
Good to Know
We've gathered together all the details you need to better understand your Tenant's Contents Insurance options. Take a look at our contents insurance FAQs and learn more about how we can help you get the cover you deserve, at the price you prefer.
Accidental Damage Cover is an optional benefit available for an additional premium on home insurance plans which extends cover to include accidental events, giving rise to a loss, e.g. a large spillage on the carpet, if someone puts their foot through the ceiling.
It is not necessary to purchase this optional extra in order to purchase a Home Insurance policy.
If you have an emergency in your home, Home Emergency Assistance will provide a repair service to secure your house and help prevent further damage from occurring. Home Emergency Assistance provides cover for up to €260 per-incident and it is limited to 3 claims per policy year.
This cover is underwritten by MAPFRE ASISTENCIA Compania Internacional De Seguros Y Reaseguros, S.A., trading as MAPFRE ASSISTANCE Agency Ireland.
The excess on your home insurance policy refers to the amount payable by you, in the event of a claim. Under this policy, you will be required to pay a standard excess. You have the option to increase the excess, which will reduce your premium. Please refer to your policy documents to find out what excess is applicable to you.
The reinstatement value is the cost of completely rebuilding your house (less the value of the site) including architects and surveyors fees. It is important to note that the reinstatement value is the figure for which your house should be insured, rather than the market value of your home. For more information on calculating the reinstatement value of your house click here.
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**.
**Discounts applied consecutively and subject to a minimum premium of €355 or €325, depending on the policy underwriter for car insurance, €240 for home insurance and €120 for 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 terms and conditions can be found on our promotions page.
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Documents & Forms
Here you’ll find useful information, documents and forms that’ll help you get the peace of mind of good protection.
We understand that everybody’s different, so you can choose the payment method that suits you best. Check out our range of options.
Claims & Emergencies
You can trust us to get you the help you need, when you need it. Learn more about making a claim or dealing with an emergency.
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An Post Insurance Home Insurance is underwritten by Aviva Insurance Ireland DAC.