Changing to car insurance with an open claim

Discussion in 'Insurance not covered in other forums' started by Carnmore, Jul 8, 2018.

  1. Carnmore

    Carnmore Frequent Poster

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    Last edited: Jul 8, 2018
    I currently have a commercial vehicle policy but want to change to a private car with business use.

    My current policy is not transferrable to a private vehicle and my broker says no insurance company will quote with an open claim.

    I would need to get three refusals then refer to Insurance Ireland but that'll be complicated and expensive.

    Any advice appreciated.
     
    Last edited: Jul 8, 2018
  2. mathepac

    mathepac Frequent Poster

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    I looks like you've covered all the bases there.
     
  3. Ravima

    Ravima Frequent Poster

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    your current Policy is not transferrable as you are moving from commercial vehicle to private vehicle. If however, policy is in your name, and not a company/trading name, your current insurer should be able to give you a quote.
     
  4. Carnmore

    Carnmore Frequent Poster

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    Meant to say I was looking for advice!
     
  5. mathepac

    mathepac Frequent Poster

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    Ask a question so, but you're pretty much painted into a corner as things stand.