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The first step in researching the cost of minibus insurance is to get multiple quotes from a range of insurance brokers. Compare Minibus Insurance works in partnership with QuoteSearcher who provide a simple form which once completed is submitted to a specialist panel of brokers.
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What is Minibus Insurance?
Do I need specific minibus insurance
Failure to have the correct level of insurance can result in
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What type of licence do I need to legally drive a minibus?
Driving licence held after 1st January 1997.
D1 Category should not be shown on a licence dated after the first of Jan 1997 and as a result the holder is not able to drive a minibus without undergoing additional training and passing an additional driving test geared toward minibus driving. An exception does exist for holders of a full category B (car) driving licence which upon meeting a set of conditions detailed below will entitle the holder to drive a vehicle that has a maximum of 16 passenger seats.
Driving licence held before 1st January 1997.
If you passed your car driving test before 1 January 1997, you automatically gained a licence with Category B and D1 entitlement, or Groups A and B on older licences, qualifying you to drive minibuses as well as private cars
Examples of minibus use
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Sports / Clubs
Sport club minibus insurance is available for any type of sporting club. Select Get Quotes and complete the quote form. The panel will reach out and provide you with a selection of comparative quotes based on your requirements.
What is the average cost of minibus insurance?
The cost of minibus insurance will vary based on factors that include the size and intended use of the minibus. The age of the minivan will also play an important role, with
Can I use my minibus for hire and reward
In general, minibuses are used for hire and reward and should be insured for that purpose. The type of hire is also important if you provide a taxi service in that your vehicle can be flagged down hen you will need taxi minibus insurance. If the hire service must be prebooked and can not be hailed from the roadside then you will need private hire minibus insurance.
How to lower the minibus insurance premium
Below we have highlighted some factors used by underwriters in arriving at your premium and by the same token some steps that can be taken to lower your premium. A sure way to bring down the likelihood of accidents and as a result your insurance is to take or send your drivers on an approved
Minibus breakdown cover can be included into a standard minibus insurance policy or bought as a separate product. Compare prices to find the best deal for both of these products. Taking out breakdown cover can at times work out cheaper than including it within your standard insurance policy.
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What vehicle categories can be insured under the minibus insurance policy?
Minibus insurance is available for minivans that seat 9 - 17 pasengers and MPV's with 6 to 8 Seats
Can I have more than one driver on my policy?
Yes is the answer, you can either add named drivers or select any driver in so doing the price of your insurance may increase as a result.
What types of minibus usage can cover be provide for?
No limit is placed on minibus usage, the more common requests include the following:
What types of school minibuses can cover be provded for?
What type of licence do I need?
Please read the full details of
Are discounts available for minibuses used for charitable purposes?
Most brokers will provide discounts
What is the legal minimum cover required
The driver must have a minimum of third party cover which pays out to third parties should the driver be responsible for the driving incident. As well as being a legal requirement it is worth noting that it is also your social responsibility.
Is cover available for private minibus use only?
What types of cover is available?
Cover ranges from fully comprehensive to the third party which is the legal minimum. All policies can be tailored to the customers individual needs, with extras added or omitted as deemed necessary by you.
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