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Essential Home & Contents Insurance

While all of our home and contents policies protect against a range of events including fire, theft, storm and more, Essential cover delivers peace of mind at a more affordable price.

Save up to 20% when you buy online1

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What’s covered

  • Accidental glass breakage cover such as window glass, shower screens, basins and toilets, mirrors and fixed glass in furniture
  • Coverage for a wide range of natural disasters and other events
  • Protection against theft or malicious damage to your contents, including vandalism
  • New for old replacement on most items if your contents are damaged or stolen
  • Coverage for contents outside of your home
  • Cover for damage due to impact, whether it's a fallen tree or a car crashing into your house
  • Cover for damage caused by bursting, leaking, discharging or overflow of water.
  • Cover for your belongings if they’re stolen from an approved location away from your home
  • Strata fixtures that are owned by you, but that can’t be insured through your body corporate
  • We'll replace external locks if your keys are stolen
  • We'll arrange emergency accommodation if your home is unsafe
  • Contents in your home office — no need for a separate policy
  • Add optional extras, including Electrical Motor Burnout cover and Portable Valuables cover

Please note: This is a summary of our home and contents insurance policy features and benefits. For full details and to decide which cover is right for you, you must read our Product Disclosure Statement.


Why choose Real Insurance?

  • Select your excess amount and add optional covers to suit your needs. The higher the excess the lower the premium and vice versa.
  • Save up to 20% when you buy a combined home and contents policy online1
  • Flexible payment options
  • 24/7 claims lodgement and emergency assistance

Make the switch today. Call us on 13 19 48 or Get a Quote & Buy Online.


Read what our customers are saying

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Trusted Customer - Rated 4 out of 5

The only dealings i have had so far is to take out home and contents insurance with them. my sister had reason to make a claim against a person that had run into her car and my sister was very happy with real for...

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Luke Norman - Rated 5 out of 5

Great

Great value

Trusted Customer - Rated 5 out of 5

Ease of cover purchase at value for money prices

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John Hay - Rated 5 out of 5

Good service helpful operator nice to deal with yes i will recommend

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Mark Hammond - Rated 4 out of 5

Excellent customer service

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Ernest Hadley - Rated 5 out of 5

I had a question regarding one part of my recent car insurance. of the my car insurance. the question after some discussion was answered in a professional way.

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Stephen Macquarie - Rated 5 out of 5

My call is always answered promptly and the product knowledge is excellent.

Easy to follow online

Trusted Customer - Rated 4 out of 5

Nothing, i did it online

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Gregory Turner - Rated 4 out of 5

I had to wait a long time for my call to be answered but when it was the person i spoke to was polite, knowledgeable and efficient.

Great service

Joseph Manche - Rated 5 out of 5

Great, quick, straightforward service.

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Anita Buncic - Rated 5 out of 5

My cso was awesome

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Trusted Customer - Rated 5 out of 5

Great competitive price

Good fast service no hassle easy

Trusted Customer - Rated 4 out of 5

Easy process no hassle. website easy to navigate and most of all price

Great service

Trusted Customer - Rated 5 out of 5

Great service, explained everything well, responses were timely and friendly professional staff

Excellent service

Michelle Quinn - Rated 5 out of 5

Renato was very nice to talk to.

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  1. 10% saving for online applicants for all new Home/Contents policies, savings in first year only. Additional 10% for a combined Home/Contents policy. Minimum premiums may reduce savings discount.