Home and Contents Insurance
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It's important to choose the cover that's right for you. So, what is the right cover? It depends on how much cover you need, and whether you own a house or unit, or rent.
When it comes to insurance, many of us undervalue our home and all the things we've collected over the years, so it pays to invest a little time in working out their value accurately and keeping it up to date. Knowing what to include in valuing your home and contents can help you determine the right amount of cover.
Is my whole home covered? Are my contents covered when I take them outside? Read answers to these and other commonly asked questions.
Check the policy basics - discounts that could reduce your premium, how premiums are calculated, about your sum insured, excesses and more.
Read things to know before renewing and ways to renew. Renew your policy on time to continue your cover.
It's easy to check or change your policy anytime. Refer to your policy schedule and PDS, or just call or visit a branch (PDS links, phone numbers and branch locator tool included).
Understand how claims are paid and what documented proof might be needed. Plus what to do if you have a complaint or a dispute.
Read about the customer service standards that Westpac General Insurance is committed to upholding under the General Insurance Code of Practice.
Things you should know
View the Home and Contents Insurance Key Fact Sheets.
Home and Contents Insurance is issued by Westpac General Insurance Limited ABN 99 003 719 319 (except workers compensation cover where applicable). Westpac Banking Corporation ABN 33 007 457 141 distributes the insurance, but does not guarantee the insurance. This information does not take into account your personal circumstances. Read the Product Disclosure Statement to see if this insurance is right for you.