Temporary Car & Van Insurance

Whether you need temporary insurance for your car or van, Brentacre can offer just that. Temporary car insurance is a flexible way to cover yourself as and when required, and through our trusted partner, we can provide short-term cover for as little as an hour, day or even a month.

As car insurance brokers, we are often asked if we offer temporary insurance, and we are delighted to have a solution for those who ask. Whether you need to borrow a car or van, share the driving on a long trip, use another vehicle for emergency use, or anything else, there are plenty of reasons why you may opt for temporary insurance.

Some of the benefits of temporary car and van insurance include:

  • Legally drive a variety of vehicles up to a value of £65,000
  • Suitable for young drivers (from 19 to 75 years old)
  • Flexible short-term cover from as little as 1 hour
  • Cheap and easy to get set up using the following form
  • Protects the car owner’s no-claims bonus in the event of a claim
  • Fully comprehensive cover
  • Low excess

Temporary Car Insurance

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Temporary Car Insurance

Whether you need to test drive a new car, share a family or friend’s car, or use a larger car to transport bulky items, the reasons for temporary car insurance are endless. As long as you are aged between 19 and 75 and the vehicle that you need to use temporarily isn’t worth over £65,000, we can provide flexible cover for 1 hour to 28 days.

However, certain cars aren’t eligible for temporary cover, which include:

  • Taxis, minibuses, motorhomes and horseboxes
  • Certain imported cars and vans
  • Cars used in connection with the motor trade
  • Modified vehicles
  • Left-hand drive
  • Cover for non-UK residents
  • Non-UK/NI & EU/EAA licenses
  • Hire and reward
  • Cars used to carry hazardous goods


Temporary Insurance

*If we can’t provide temporary cover for your car, this doesn’t mean we can’t offer annual cover. For modified vehicles, please visit our modified car insurance section of the website to view your options.

Temporary Van Insurance

Need Cover For A Van? Temp Van Insurance Can Be Arranged!

As a leading modified van and campervan insurance broker, we couldn’t leave out temporary van insurance, could we? As with temporary car insurance, you can get coverage for a van from 1 hour to 28 days, but driver eligibility differs as you must be at least 21 years old.

Whether you are moving house and require temporary van insurance for a few days or only need coverage for a single trip, you can be covered in as little as 2 minutes by using the following form.

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