NZI Car Insurance

With more than four million cars driving on New Zealand’s roads, car insurance has become a mandatory part of getting from A, to B. However, not all insurance policies are created equal. Here, Canstar compares how NZI’s vehicle cover stacks up against other insurers.

NZI Car Insurance

What car insurance policies does NZI offer?

NZI offers customers a choice of three car insurance policies; comprehensive cover, third party, fire and theft, and third-party cover.

Additionally, NZI offers its customers the optional benefits of access to its Roadside Assist team, as well as guaranteed repairs.

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What’s covered by NZI’s Comprehensive Car Insurance Policy?

NZI offers a comprehensive car insurance policy which covers damage to your car as well as damage caused to someone elses car or property.

What’s covered by NZI’s Third Party, Fire & Theft Policy?

Similar to other insurers, NZI’s third party, fire and theft policy covers the customer’s liability for vehicle damage caused by fire, theft.

What’s covered by NZI’s Third Party Policy?

Regardless of whether you’re driving a car, a motorcycle, trailer or caravan, NZI’s third party policy covers you if the event of damage to someone else’s car or property.

What makes NZI car insurance different?

Unlike other insurers, NZI offers rewards for customers who aim to reduce their emissions. More specifically, if you drive fewer than 5,000 kilometres in a policy year, you’ll receive a 10 percent discount on full-cover car insurance. Similarly, customers with a hybrid or fuel-efficient vehicle may be eligible for a 10 percent discount on full-cover car insurance.

Furthermore, NZI offers their insurance exclusively through insurance brokers.

About NZI

With a Kiwi history stemming back 160 years, New Zealand Insurance (NZI) is one of the country’s largest general insurance brands. The company was purchased in 2003 by the Insurance Australia Group (IAG) New Zealand and has a strong interest in sustainable business, as the principal sponsor of the NZI Sustainable Business Network Awards 2019.

Written by: Andrew Broadley | Last updated: September 16, 2021