Collingwood Car Insurance
We're here to protect your pride and joy!
Free Protected No-Claims
We give you FREE protected No-Claims discount from one year.
Collingwood Car Insurance
Collingwood is a niche car insurance provider, it is our aim to provide competitive insurance to those who can sometimes struggle to get an acceptable price. We may be able to offer a competitive quote without compromising on the service you receive.
Friendly UK Call Centre
Approved Repair Network
Free Protected NCD
Why Choose Us
Collingwood is an award-winning Insurance specialist, and we pride ourselves in offering a straightforward, uncomplicated product designed to help you insure your car with minimal fuss. Should you need to speak to us you'll be dealing with some of the most highly rated customer service agents in the UK.
Not Many are so Highly Rated
Collingwood is one of the highest rated car insurance providers on Trustpilot. We pride ourselves of the level of service each and every customer receives. You will speak to highly trained members of staff that won’t pass you from pillar to post to deal with your enquiry.
Award Winning Insurance
Collingwood won the Best Specialist Insurance Provider at the 2018 Insurance choice awards and have won the DIA Award for best Learner/Young Driver insurance provider 3 years running.
UK based call centre
If you need to call us you will be charged a local rate from your call and speak to our expert team based in Newcastle Upon Tyne. All of our phone numbers are charged at local rates and are normally included in your mobile bundle.
Collingwood offers competitive motor insurance to people working in a professional capacity, with great benefits and add-ons and first class customer service.
If you make a fault claim you pay £350 when using our approved repair network.
Free Protected No Claims
In the event of an accident, your no-claims discount is protected.
Courtesy car and windscreen cover included with every policy. Terms and conditions apply
Instant Online Documents
Buy your insurance online 24/7 and be insured to drive and have your documents available instantly.
Extra benefits and Add-ons
As well as the above benefits you also have access to the following, depending on the level of cover, and the option to add on some great extras.
There are a few questions that keep popping up, so we've put together a list and the answers to go with them.
Can I use my car for business use?
Yes, providing you have selected that use on your policy, for yourself and including additional insured drivers. Please note business use is limited to driving for travel between the driver’s home and permanent place of work and in connection to the driver’s business or occupation but does not include cover for any form of selling or commercial travelling.
Please check your certificate for limitations of use or call us on 0345 646 0107 to check.
Does my policy include windscreen cover?
Your policy does include cover for your front windscreen only. Minor repairs are free of charge. For windscreen replacements a £200.00 excess applies, however, if you use our approved repairer, the excess will be reduced by £100.00 to £100.00. Please note there is no cover for any other glass and conditions apply. You can arrange a repair or replacement by calling 0800 877 8682.
How can I pay for my policy?
You can either pay for your insurance in full in one payment by credit or debit card or spread the cost with a deposit plus 9 monthly instalments by direct debit. Please note a charge for credit will apply. Credit is arranged through Close brothers Premium Finance.
How do I get my insurance documents?
You can access your documents by logging on to your online account at www.collingwood.co.uk/COP/Account using the username and password sent to you. If you need assistance please contact us on 0345 646 0107.
What excesses apply?
Please refer to your insurance schedule for your compulsory excess.
Your compulsory own damage excess will increase by £250.00 where accidents/incidents are not reported within 24 hours of the incident and separately by a further £250.00 if the policyholder does not use the insurer approved repairer network. Windscreen excess will be increased by £100.00 if the policyholder does not use the insurer repairer network.
Can I add additional drivers to the policy?
Yes, you can add up to 2 named drivers to your policy, subject to additional underwriting criteria.