Cover options

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Two levels of cover to choose from

Home Insurance Essentials
our standard level of cover 
Home Insurance
our highest level of cover
Buildings sum insured £1,000,000 
Contents sum insured
Personal possessions Optional
Matching sets & suites No Yes
Digital information Fallback Text £1,000
Accidental damage
Accidental damage by pets

Personal possessions

Cover things that you take away from the home, such as your mobile phone, watch or jewellery.

Matching sets & suites

If the damaged item is part of a set or suite and it can't be repaired or replaced, we'll cover the cost of replacing the matching items, too. This is particularly handy when it comes to bathroom suites and sofas.

Digital information

We'll replace things you've bought and downloaded online, including music, films and games.

Want to personalise your cover? Find out about our additional cover options.

*Get a £50 Gift Certificate

Enjoy £50 to spend at, on us. We’re offering the Gift Certificate to our main current account customers** who buy new buildings and contents cover together, until 31.1.15. Whether you choose our standard or higher level Home Insurance cover, your home and its contents will benefit from a quality policy, giving you peace of mind. gift certificate image

To get the £50 Gift Certificate, you must enter the code 'AMA5014' into your quote.

The Gift Certificate is only valid for customers who meet our eligibility criteria** and buy a new combined buildings and contents policy. A third party (Xexec) will email the Gift Certificate code to you using the email address you provide during your quote, within 3 months of your policy coming into force providing your policy is not cancelled. If your email doesn’t work, you will receive your Gift Certificate in the post the following week. We’ll only share your contact details (which will include the address you gave us) with the third party so that they can send you the Gift Certificate; they won’t be used for any other purpose. Offer has been extended as valid to customers who get a quote between 01.10.2014 and 31.01.2015 and purchase their policy within the quote validity period.

**Eligibility criteria:

To qualify as a Nationwide main current account customer, you must:

  1. Hold a FlexOne account and be aged 18 or over, or hold a FlexAccount with a Visa debit card (not cash card or cash card+) and have:
    1. Been paying in £750+ a month for the last 3 months (excluding internal transfers);
    2. Completed an account switch to us (from a non-Nationwide account) using our Current Account Switch Team in the last 4 months; or 
  2. Hold a FlexDirect or FlexPlus account

Why choose us for home insurance?

  • No Claim Discount of up to 35% on contents and up to 10% on buildings policies for customers who have been claim free for 5 years. Minimum premiums apply.
  • Option to protect the No Claim Discount (for an additional premium) for customers with a No Claim Discount of 5 years or over
  • Alternative accommodation cost covered as standard in events like storm, fire or flooding (Limits apply)
  • UK based call centres
  • 24 hour Home Emergency helpline

Who provides this insurance?

Nationwide buildings and contents insurance is underwritten and administered by U K Insurance Limited.
Home Emergency and Legal Assistance are underwritten by DAS Legal Expenses Insurance Company Limited. The legal advice service is provided by DAS Law Limited and/or a preferred law firm on behalf of DAS.

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